John W. Goedde
On this race: Wants to see through education reforms he sponsored. Through his seat on IGEM council, wants to work to turn university research into employment opportunities for Idahoans. Working on legislation to make some changes in workers’ compensation that will “make Idaho a better state for business.”
Notable: Serving sixth term in Senate; chairs the Education Committee. Former school board member. Past president, Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce. Eight years on steering committee for education at National Conference of State Legislatures, the last two as co-chair.