M 2012 Idaho General Election

Ronald Johnson

A candidate for State Representative, Pos. B, Idaho Legislative District 3 in the 2012 Idaho General Election

Party: Democrat

On this race: “I’d take on the lobbyists – I think they destroy our system.” Will take no campaign contributions to avoid “owing anybody anything.” Opposes allowing for-profit firms to influence education policy; favors school improvements. “I think Idaho’s in danger of becoming a Third World country with education.”

Notable: First run for office. Degree in aeronautical engineering; 30 years flying commercially for TWA; 10 years flying Air Force fighter aircraft. Former court-appointed special advocate for children through CASA program. Active Democrat and community volunteer.

Competitors

Last updated: Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Frank Henderson (R) 12,261 70.14%
Ronald Johnson (D) 5,220 29.86%
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