M 2010 Idaho General Election

State Representative, Pos. A, Idaho Legislative District 5

Last updated: Nov. 3, 10:42 a.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Bob Nonini (R) 9,973 73.10%
David Larsen (D) 3,674 26.90%

* Race percentages are calculated with data from the Secretary of State's Office, which omits write-in votes from its calculations when there are too few to affect the outcome. The Spokane County Auditor's Office may have slightly different percentages than are reflected here because its figures include any write-in votes.

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Nonini Glad To Throw Hat In The Ring

Rep. Bob Nonini, R-Coeur d’Alene, didn’t win his race last night for leadership, challenging House Majority Caucus Chairman Ken Roberts, R-Donnelly, but Nonini said this morning, “I was glad I put my hat in the ring. I think our caucus deserved choices.” He said he… Read more

Idaho lawmakers pick legislative leadership

BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Rep. Bob Nonini’s bid to join the Idaho House GOP leadership fell short Wednesday night, but there were shakeups elsewhere as Idaho lawmakers met in closed caucuses to pick legislative leaders. While the House GOP leadership team, including Speaker Lawerence Denney, is unchanged, the Senate has a new president pro-tem: Sen. Brent Hill, R-Rexburg. Hill defeated Sen. Russ Fulcher, R-Meridian, a rising leader of the Senate’s most conservative wing, for the chamber’s top leadership post in a hotly contested race. Former Senate President Pro-Tem Bob Geddes, R-Soda Springs, retired from leadership. Read more

Eye on Boise: Campaigning begins for leadership elections

BOISE – Now that the election is over, for state lawmakers, the elections are coming. That would be the leadership elections, set for early December when the state Legislature gathers for its organizational session in advance of its 2011 session in January. Read more

Nonini To Hart: You’re ‘A Tough Guy’

Following the banquet, as legislators were making their way to the hotel bar, their waiting cars or beds, Hart could be found in the ballroom’s adjoining hallway kibitzing with (Wayne Hoffman of Idaho Freedom Foundation) and receiving occasional handshakes and back-slaps from well-wishers. One, Coeur… Read more

Nonini To Seek GOP Caucus Post

Lawmakers from around the state, including some newly elected, rolled on buses into the Silver Valley this morning as part of the North Idaho legislative tour, after hearing a presentation from Lt. Gov. Brad Little about the work of the governor’s transportation funding task force…. Read more

Griffiths Wasn’t 1st Hart Write-In Foe

I’m still trying to read the tea leaves re: one oddity from Election Night. As we all know by now, write-in candidate Howard Griffiths received 24.75 percent of the vote in his long-shot race against embattled Republican Phil Hart in their House District 3 race…. Read more

Nonini Caught In Campaign Fax Snafu

Item: Campaign funding fax bloopers abound: Legislature candidates both sent disclosure reports from colleges/Maureen Dolan, Coeur d’Alene PressMore Info: An investigation of Nonini’s own campaign financial disclosures revealed that his own campaign financial disclosure was faxed last week from a University of Idaho machine located… Read more

Poll: Yes To Larsen, SF, No To NPR

Wednesday Poll: Demo David Larsen (90 of 159, 56.6%) is the pick over Rep. Bob Nonini (55 of 159, 34.6%) in the House District 5A race. 13 respondents won’t vote for either man.NPR Poll: 74 of 144 (51.39%) don’t support federal funding for public radio…. Read more

Teaching Family Values

Roberta Larsen, wife of House District 5 candidate David Larsen, sends along this photo of their grandson, Lionel August Larsen McClellan, and this note: “Lionel is astonished that his parents Christine and Martin are bathing him in a bucket. Shows that the Larsen clan is… Read more

David: Forgot More Than Nonini Knows

Re: Is Nonini’s Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce comment age-ist?David Larsen: After having read (Bob Nonini’s) responses to the Cd’A Chamber of Commerce Candidate Questionnaire and comparing them to mine, it became apparent that Bob’s remarks about his elders are based on the obvious fact… Read more

Is Nonini’s Chamber Comment Age-ist?

In his reply to a Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce question (“What qualifies you over others for the elected office you are seeking?”), state Rep. Bob Nonini writes: “I am actively running my insurance practice and my opponent is a retired school teacher. The Idaho… Read more

Richert: Dems Don’t Challenge Moyle

Like any football coach, Mike Moyle, pictured, is playing them one game at a time. When the House majority leader came in to interview with the Statesman editorial board last week, we asked him about his prospects in House GOP leadership. Moyle, R-Star, went all… Read more

Idaho House District 5A race

Rep. Bob Nonini, R-Coeur d’Alene, is the chairman of the House Education Committee, and he’s been in the thick of the debate over this year’s unprecedented cuts in public school funding – in fact, Nonini called for deeper cuts. Read more

Nonini Working On Immigration Law

One state lawmaker wants to bring Arizona’s new illegal immigration laws that have sparked a federal lawsuit north to Idaho. Rep. Bob Nonini, R-Coeur d’Alene, is working with other north Idaho lawmakers on adapting the Arizona laws to Idaho. “It’s pretty much the Arizona bill… Read more

Nonini To Address Reagan Republicans

On Facebook, the Reagan Republicans give notice that House Education Committee Chairman Bob Nonini will speak at noon Thursday at Templin’s Resort in Post Falls. Among other topics, Nonini will discuss his re-election campaign, Raul Labrador’s campaign, and the legislation he plans to introduce next… Read more

Labrador Touts Nonini Endorsement …

… via Twitter and a Twitpic photo here. Read more