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{{tnr}}Elections for the office of [[Idaho House of Representatives|Idaho State House of Representatives]] will be held in [[Idaho ]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. State senate seats in all of the 35 districts will be on the ballot in 2010.
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{{tnr}}Elections for the office of [[Idaho House of Representatives|Idaho State House of Representatives]] will be held in [[Idaho]] on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]. State senate seats in all of the 35 districts will be on the ballot in 2010.
  
 
The [[Primary election dates in 2010|signature-filing deadline]] for candidates wishing to run in these elections was March 19, 2010, and the primary election day is May 25, 2010.  
 
The [[Primary election dates in 2010|signature-filing deadline]] for candidates wishing to run in these elections was March 19, 2010, and the primary election day is May 25, 2010.  
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In Idaho, representatives serve two-year terms with no term limit.
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==Campaign spending==
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This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Idaho in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign spending in state house races, including spending in both primary and general election contests.  All figures come from [[Follow The Money]].<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/state_overview.phtml?y=2008&s=ID Follow the Money, Idaho]</ref>
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{{legislative campaign spending chart}}
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| align="center" | 2008
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| align="center" | 148
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| align="right" | $2,602,887
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|-
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| align="center" | 2006
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| align="center" | 145
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| align="right" | $2,046,895
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|-
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| align="center" | 2004
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| align="center" | 160
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| align="right" | $2,191,196
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|-
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| align="center" | 2002
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| align="center" | 207
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| align="right" | $1,647,917
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|}
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==Qualifications==
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[[Article III, Idaho Constitution#Section 6|Article III, Section 6]] of the [[Idaho Constitution]] states: No person shall be a senator or representative who, at the time of his election, is not a citizen of the United States, and an elector of this state, nor anyone who has not been for one year next preceding his election an elector of the county or district whence he may be chosen.
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==List of candidates==
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 17:12, 10 May 2010

Elections for the office of Idaho State House of Representatives will be held in Idaho on November 2, 2010. State senate seats in all of the 35 districts will be on the ballot in 2010.

The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was March 19, 2010, and the primary election day is May 25, 2010.

In Idaho, representatives serve two-year terms with no term limit.

Campaign spending

This chart shows how many candidates ran for state house in Idaho in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign spending in state house races, including spending in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.[1]

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2008 148 $2,602,887
2006 145 $2,046,895
2004 160 $2,191,196
2002 207 $1,647,917

Qualifications

Article III, Section 6 of the Idaho Constitution states: No person shall be a senator or representative who, at the time of his election, is not a citizen of the United States, and an elector of this state, nor anyone who has not been for one year next preceding his election an elector of the county or district whence he may be chosen.

List of candidates

See also

External links

References