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Raul Labrador

A candidate for U.S. Representative (GOP), Idaho Congressional District 1 in the 2012 Idaho Primary

Party: Republican

Age: 47City: Eagle, Idaho

Occupation: Incumbent congressman

Immigration attorney, two-term congressman. Has sponsored 17 bills and co-sponsored 291; none have become law. This year Labrador ran unsuccessfully for House majority leader. A native of Puerto Rico who is fluent in Spanish, Labrador is among just a small number - fewer than 10 - of Hispanic Republicans serving in the House. Prior to winning his seat in Congress, Labrador served two terms in the Idaho House.

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Last updated: May 16, 2:35 a.m. Election results

CandidateVotesPct
Raul Labrador (R) 57,876 80.64%
Reed McCandless (R) 13,898 19.36%
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