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Joseph Kunka

A candidate for Coeur d'Alene Mayor, City of Coeur d'Alene in the 2013 Nov. 5 Idaho General Election

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City: Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Kunka ran unsuccessfully for mayor in 2005 and 2009, and for City Council in 2007. He’s been a longtime advocate of using targeted tax incentives to bring more “living-wage” jobs.


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This is Joe Kunka's third run for mayor. The 53-year-old former Marine is a salesman with Specialty Recreation & Marine. He has been a Little League volunteer for 15 years. Kunka received 37.5 percent of the vote in his unsuccessful challenge to Mayor Bloem four years ago.

Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Steve Widmyer () 4,719 56.13 %
Mary Souza (R) 3,556 42.30 %
Joseph Kunka () 132 1.57 %

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Mary Souza

Republican

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