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Eric Redman

A candidate for State Representative, position B, Idaho Legislative District 2 in the 2016 Idaho General Election, Nov. 8

Party: Republican

Age: 72

City: Athol, Idaho

Education: Graduated from Palouse High School in Palouse, Wash., in 1964. Entered the Air Force and served four years during the Vietnam era, including service in Thailand, working in computer communications.

Political background: Incumbent state representative, elected in 2014. Seeking re-election to second two-year term.

Work experience: Owned Redman Resort, a marina and resort in Bayview, for four years. Owned a real estate development and construction company, E.M. Redman & Co., for 12 years, with offices in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene. Worked as an insurance agent for Farm Bureau Insurance for five years, then opened Redman & Co. Insurance, operated it for 25 years, before retiring at the end of 2012 and selling the insurance business to his kids. Also serves on the boards for Christian charities Reach America and Highway Evangelism.

Family: Married. Has five grown children, 14 grandchildren

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Election results

Candidate Votes Pct
Eric Redman (R) 17,735 75.60 %
Richard Kohles (D) 5,724 24.40 %

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Richard Kohles

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