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Idaho's 1st Congressional District
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Current incumbentRaul Labrador Republican Party
Population791,876
Gender50.3% Male, 49.7% Female
Race93.2% White, 0.4% Black, 1.2% Asian, 1.5% Native American
Ethnicity9.8% Hispanic
Unemployment11.3%
Median household income$45,103
High school graduation rate88.6%
College graduation rate24.3%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 1st Congressional District of Idaho is a congressional district in state.

Idaho's 1st Congressional District encompasses the western and northern parts of the state and includes the western third of the state capital, Boise and most of its suburbs, including Nampa, Caldwell and Meridian. It also includes Lewiston, Moscow and Coeur d'Alene.

The current representative of the 1st Congressional District is Raul Labrador (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Idaho's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

The 1st Congressional District of Idaho will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Idaho's 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

The 1st Congressional District of Idaho held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Raul Labrador (R) won re-election. He defeated Jimmy Farris (D), Pro-Life (I) and Rob Oates (L) in the general election[1]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRaul R. Labrador Incumbent 63% 199,402
     Democratic Jimmy Farris 30.8% 97,450
     Libertarian Rob Oates 3.9% 12,265
     Independent Pro-Life 2.4% 7,607
Total Votes 316,724
Source: Idaho Secretary of State "November 6, 2012 General Election Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Raul Labrador won election to the United States House. He defeated Walt Minnick (D), Dave Olson (I) and Mike Washburn (L) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRaul R. Labrador 51.3% 126,231
     Democratic Walt Minnick incumbent 41.5% 102,135
     Independent Dave Olson 7.1% 17,429
     Libertarian Mike Washburn 0% 91
Total Votes 245,886

2008
On November 4, 2008, Walt Minnick won election to the United States House. He defeated Bill Sali (R) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngWalt Minnick 50.6% 175,898
     Republican Bill Sali incumbent 49.4% 171,687
Total Votes 347,585

2006
On November 7, 2006, Bill Sali won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Larry Grant (D), Dave Olson (I), Paul Smith (Constitution Party) and Andy Hedden-Nicely (Natural Law) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBill Sali incumbent 49.9% 115,843
     Democratic Larry Grant 44.8% 103,935
     Independent Dave Olson 3% 6,857
     Constitution Party Paul Smith 1.1% 2,457
     Natural Law Andy Hedden-Nicely 1.2% 2,882
Total Votes 231,974

2004
On November 2, 2004, C.L. "Butch" Otter won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Naomi Preston (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngC.L. "Butch" Otter incumbent 69.5% 207,662
     Democratic Naomi Preston 30.5% 90,927
Total Votes 298,589

2002
On November 5, 2002, C.L. "Butch" Otter won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Betty Richardson (D) and Steve Gothard (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngC.L. "Butch" Otter incumbent 58.6% 120,743
     Democratic Betty Richardson 38.9% 80,269
     Libertarian Steve Gothard 2.5% 5,129
Total Votes 206,141

2000
On November 7, 2000, C.L. "Butch" Otter won election to the United States House. He defeated Linda Pall (D), Ronald G. Wittig (L) and Kevin Philip Hambsch (Reform Party) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngC.L. "Butch" Otter 64.8% 173,743
     Democratic Linda Pall 31.4% 84,080
     Libertarian Ronald G. Wittig 2.3% 6,093
     Reform Party Kevin Philip Hambsch 1.6% 4,200
Total Votes 268,116

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st Congressional District of Idaho after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Idaho

In 2011, the Idaho State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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