Resume: Republican … owns North of Hollywood, a Hayden video store, and supplies videos to 23 small grocery stores … ran unsuccessfully as an Independent county commission candidate in 1994 … lobbied Coeur d’Alene City Council for public access television … member of Hayden Lake Rotary Club … member of the American Video Association and Video Software Dealers Association … four years of college.
Personal: Born in Cottonwood and raised in a Democratic timber family … married with two children … attends New Life Community Church.
Issues: Fiscal and social conservative … believes strong leadership lacking in state Senate … opposes additional taxes, including the gas tax for road repairs … wants to raise boat registration fees for out-ofstate residents … advocates tightening laws governing handling of explosives … against abortion … supports tax credits for parents who home-school or send children to private school. , DataTimes ILLUSTRATION: Photo
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