Turns To The East
City: Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
The legislative candidate whose legal name is “Turns to the East” changed his name from Charles Russell Addy on March 17, 1994 in a naming service at the Congregational Unitarian Church in Woodstock, Ill. He’s a former customs and border protection officer on the Washington-Canada border, who moved to Coeur d’Alene in 2014 for semi-retirement. He’s holds a master’s degree in public administration from Michigan State University and a bachelor’s degree from Northern Michigan University.
|Patrick P. Mitchell (D)||509||78.20 %|
|Turns To The East (D)||142||21.80 %|
Among the mysteries of this year’s primary elections in Idaho is the candidate running for a District 4 legislative seat in Coeur d’Alene whose name is “Turns to the East.” The mystery: Why is that his name? After repeated inquiries, East, who legally changed his…
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