|Former candidate for|
|Idaho State Senate, District 6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Waha Water District Chairman|
|High school||Lewiston High School (1971)|
|Bachelor's||Lewis Clark State College (2010)|
|Profession||U.S. Postal Service (Retired)|
Gertonson's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Restore Education Funding
- Excerpt: "If Idaho is to have a future, restoring massive cuts in Education is a top priority!"
Idaho Not for Sale
- Excerpt: "Protecting Public Land Access is vital to our lifestyle and economy!"
- See also: Idaho State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Idaho State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Pete Gertonson was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Dan Johnson was unopposed in the Republican primary. Gertonson was defeated by Johnson in the general election.
|Idaho State Senate, District 6, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Dan Johnson Incumbent||63.4%||7,884|
Gertonson ran in the 2012 election for Idaho House of Representatives District 6A. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 15 and was defeated by Thyra K. Stevenson (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Idaho House of Representatives, District 6A, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Thyra K. Stevenson||54.2%||9,814|
Gertonson has a wife, Jerene, and two children.
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- Idaho State Senate
- Idaho State Senate elections, 2014
- Idaho State Legislature
- Idaho State Senate District 6
- Official campaign website
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Pete Gertonson on Facebook
- democracy.com, "Issues," accessed September 4, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 12, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official general election results," accessed November 20, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed July 7, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "2012 primary election results," accessed May 15, 2012
- Idaho Secretary of State – Elections Division, "November 6, 2012 General Election Results," accessed December 27, 2012
- Project Vote Smart, "Pete Gertonson," accessed October 12, 2012