M 2012 Idaho General Election

Shirley McFaddan

A candidate for State Senator, Idaho Legislative District 2 in the 2012 Idaho General Election

Party: Democrat

City: Athol

Occupation: Retired

On this race: Wants higher standards for education, support for small businesses, and for people to feel they have a voice in state government. Supports reviewing existing tax exemptions. “I would hope that if we can get the government more balanced in the state Capitol, that people will start talking to one another and stop just pushing a party agenda or a personal agenda.”

Notable: Former teacher; worked on family farm in Southern Idaho for three years; born in Grangeville. Started with Verizon in Moscow when it was General Telephone, working as a telephone operator. First run for office.

Retired from Verizon, General Telephone; former schoolteacher; worked on family farm in southern Idaho; serves on Idaho Workforce Development Council; ran unsuccessfully for state Senate in 2012.

Competitors

Steve Vick Republican

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

CandidateVotesPct
Steve Vick (R) 14,859 68.98%
Shirley McFaddan (D) 6,683 31.02%
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