Idaho Secretary of State - Election Division
|2008 Idaho Congressional and Statewide Primary Results
Democratic Presidential Caucus: 2/5/08, Primary Filing Deadline: 3/21/08, Presidential Primary Filing Deadline: 3/21/08, Primary Withdrawal Deadline: 4/14/08, Primary Write-in Deadline: 5/13/08, Primary: 5/27/08, Republican Presidential Primary: 5/27/08, Independent Filing Deadline: 8/24/08, Third Party Deadline: 8/30/08, Withdrawal Deadline: 9/7/08, Write-in Deadline: 10/21/08, General Election: 11/4/08,
Last Updated: May 27, 2008
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|President, 68.4% in '04 for Bush, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican,
U.S. Sen. Barack H. Obama (D-IL) 79.53%,
U.S. Sen. Hillary R. Clinton (D-NY) 17.22%, uncommitted 2.6%, ex-U.S. Sen. John R. Edwards (D-NC) 0.65%,
U.S. Sen. Barack H. Obama (D-IL) 55.93%, U.S. Sen. Hillary R. Clinton (D-NY) 37.6%, Keith Russell Judd (D-TX) 1.71%, none of the names shown 4.76%,
|U.S. Sen. John S. McCain, III (R-AZ) 69.84%, U.S. Rep. Ronald E. "Ron" Paul (R-TX) 23.78%, none of the names shown 6.38%,
|'04 VP nominee / Minister Chuck Baldwin (C-FL),|
|Senator, 65.2% in '02, Larry E. Craig (R) resigning during 2nd term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Safe Republican, Cook Political Report: Solid Republican, Robert Novak: Leaning Republican Retention, Roll Call's Outlook: Safe Republican, Rothenberg Political Report: Safe Republican, Larry Sabato's Crystal Ball: Solid Republican,
|ex-U.S. Rep. / '06 Lt. Gov. nominee Larry LaRocco (D) 72.37%,
tribal attorney David J. Archuleta (D) 27.63%, Kevin Volkmann (D/WI) 0.2%,
|ex-Gov. / Lt. Gov. James E. "Jim" Risch (R) 65.33%,
realtor Scott A. Syme (R) 13.47%,
businessman Richard Phenneger (R) 5.28%,
school board trustee Neal Thompson (R) 4.35%,
teacher Fred M. Adams (R) 4.08%,
teacher Bill Hunter (R) 3.46%,
machinist Brian E. Hefner (R) 2.36%,
California realtor Hal James Styles, Jr. (R) 1.68%,
|businessman Kent A. Marmon (L), |
|'06 Gubernatorial candidate Marvin "Pro-Life" Richardson (I), |
|rancher Rex Rammell (I), |
|1st Congressional District, 49.9% in '06, 1st term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Republican Favored, Roll Call's Outlook: Safe Republican, Robert Novak: Likely Democratic Target,
|'96 Senate nominee millionaire Walt Minnick (D),
||William T. "Bill" Sali (R) 60.1%, Iraqi vet. Matthew "Matt" Salisbury (R) 39.9%,
|2nd Congressional District, 62.0% in '06, 5th term, Polls|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Congressional Quarterly's Scorecard: Safe Republican, Roll Call's Outlook: Safe Republican,
|real estate agent Deborah Holmes (D) 69.5%,
'02 Senate candidate / realtor David P. "Dave" Sneddon (D) 30.5%,
|Michael K. "Mike" Simpson (R) 85.2%,
'00 Democratic candidate Jack Wayne Chappell (R) 8.4%, businessman Gregory Nemitz (R) 6.4%,
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
3. Key to Idaho Political Parties: