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Alan Littlejohn

A candidate for State Representative, Position B, Republican Primary, Idaho Legislative District 2 in the 2016 Idaho Primary, May 17

Party: Republican

City: Athol, Idaho

A retired fire captain from California, Littlejohn is a a tax-cutting, government-shrinking, anti-regulation, anti-vaccination conservative. He's running against a neighbor, Rep. Eric Redman, R-Athol, a Christian conservative whom Littlejohn contends isn't conservative enough. Littlejohn, like Redman, home-schooled his kids. He has been pushing, without success, to get legislation introduced to raise the required passage rate for all school levies in Idaho to a two-thirds supermajority. Littlejohn attempted to get a referendum on the Idaho ballot last year to overturn the 7-cent per gallon gas tax increase and vehicle registration fee increases that lawmakers approved in 2015 to fund road repairs; he gathered just 32 of the 47,432 signatures he needed. Littlejohn said he didn’t oppose the gas tax increase because it’s a user fee, but objected to the registration fee increase because it impacted owners of older vehicles. 

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Race Results

Candidate Votes Pct
Eric Redman (R) 1,579 61.90%
Alan Littlejohn (R) 972 38.10%

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