The 2022 United States Senate election in Idaho will be held on November 8, 2022 to elect a member of the United States Senate to represent the state of Idaho.

Incumbent Republican Senator Mike Crapo was first elected in 1998 and is running for reelection to a fifth term in office.[1][2] Primary elections were held on May 17, 2022. Crapo easily won renomination, while former Idaho House of Representatives candidate David Roth won the Democratic primary with 57.8% of the vote.

Republican primary

Candidates

Nominee

Eliminated in primary

Failed to file

Withdrawn

Endorsements

Results

Results by county

  Crapo
  •   50–60%
  •   60–70%
  •   70–80%
  •   80–90%
Republican primary results[16]
PartyCandidateVotes%
Republican Mike Crapo (incumbent) 177,906 67.13%
RepublicanScott Trotter27,69910.45%
RepublicanBrenda Bourn21,6128.16%
RepublicanRamont Turnbull20,8837.88%
RepublicanNatalie Fleming16,9026.38%
Total votes265,002 100.0%

Democratic primary

Candidates

Nominee

Eliminated in primary

  • Ben Pursley, real estate developer[17]

Results

Results by county

  Roth
  •   50–60%
  •   60–70%
  •   70–80%
  •   100%
  Pursley
  •   50-60%
Democratic primary results[16]
PartyCandidateVotes%
Democratic David Roth 19,160 57.80%
DemocraticBen Pursley13,98742.20%
Total votes33,147 100.0%

Libertarian primary

Candidates

Nominee

Results

Libertarian primary results[16]
PartyCandidateVotes%
Libertarian Idaho Sierra Law 673 100.0%
Total votes673 100.0%

Constitution primary

Candidates

Nominee

  • Ray Writz, nominee for U.S. Senate in 2016 and 2020

Results

Constitution primary results[16]
PartyCandidateVotes%
Constitution Ray Writz 520 100.0%
Total votes520 100.0%

Independents

Candidates

Declared

  • Scott Cleveland, entrepreneur[18][7]

General election

Predictions

SourceRankingAs of
The Cook Political Report[19]Solid RMarch 4, 2022
Inside Elections[20]Solid RApril 1, 2022
Sabato’s Crystal Ball[21]Safe RMarch 1, 2022
Politico[22]Solid RApril 1, 2022
RCP[23]Safe RFebruary 24, 2022
Fox News[24]Solid RMay 12, 2022
DDHQ[25]Solid RJuly 20, 2022
538[26]Solid RJune 30, 2022
The Economist[27]Safe RSeptember 7, 2022

Endorsements

Mike Crapo (R)
Former U.S. Executive Branch Officials
Organizations

Results

2022 United States Senate election in Idaho
PartyCandidateVotes%±%
RepublicanMike Crapo (incumbent)
DemocraticDavid Roth
LibertarianIdaho Sierra Law
ConstitutionRay Writz
IndependentScott Cleveland
Total votes 100.0%

References

  1. ^ a b Alex Rogers, Manu Raju and Ted Barrett (January 27, 2021). “Retirements shake up 2022 map as Republican senators eye exits”. CNN. Retrieved February 15, 2021.
  2. ^ a b https://www.idahostatesman.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article257061642.html[bare URL]
  3. ^ “BOURN, BRENDA – Candidate overview”. www.fec.gov. Retrieved February 19, 2022.
  4. ^ “Natalie Fleming for US Senate”. Facebook. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  5. ^ “Natalie M Fleming for United States Senate – Idaho”. Natalie M Fleming for U.S. Senate. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  6. ^ Trotter for United States Senate (October 11, 2021). “FEC FORM 1 | STATEMENT OF ORGANIZATION” (PDF). FEC. Retrieved November 29, 2021.
  7. ^ a b c “These Senate seats are up for election in 2022”. The Hill. January 21, 2022.
  8. ^ “Candidate Filing Report” (PDF). Idaho Secretary of State. Retrieved March 3, 2022.
  9. ^ “FEC FORM 2 STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY FILING FEC-1541914”. fec.gov. Federal Election Commission. Retrieved November 6, 2021.
  10. ^ “GILBERT, JEREMY JOSEPH – Candidate overview”. fec.gov. Federal Election Commission. Retrieved May 18, 2021.
  11. ^ “Statement from Jeremy Gilbert”. Facebook.com. Jeremy Gilbert for U.S. Senate. November 16, 2021. Retrieved November 19, 2021. It’s with a heavy heart that today I announce I will be suspending my campaign for the 2022 U.S. Senate seat in Idaho.
  12. ^ a b McFall, Caitlin (March 5, 2021). “Trump issues GOP endorsements in latest sign he is reentering political arena”. Fox News. Retrieved March 6, 2021.
  13. ^ “Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions Announces Second Round of Congressional Endorsements for the 2022 Election Cycle”. cresenergy.com. Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions. May 4, 2022. Retrieved June 7, 2022.
  14. ^ a b “NRA-PVF Endorses Sen. Mike Crapo in Idaho Primary”.
  15. ^ a b “Endorsed Candidates”. proisraelamerica.org.
  16. ^ a b c d “OFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS-2022 Primary Election”. Retrieved May 30, 2022.
  17. ^ a b “Candidate Filing Report” (PDF).
  18. ^ “CLEVELAND, SCOTT OH – Candidate overview | FEC”. FEC. Retrieved November 28, 2021.
  19. ^ “2022 Senate Race ratings”. The Cook Political Report. Retrieved January 14, 2021.
  20. ^ “Senate ratings”. Inside Elections. Retrieved January 18, 2021.
  21. ^ “2022 Senate”. Sabato’s Crystal Ball. Retrieved January 28, 2021.
  22. ^ “Idaho Senate Race 2022”. Politico. April 1, 2022.
  23. ^ “Battle for the Senate 2022”. RCP. January 10, 2022.
  24. ^ “2022 Election Forecast”. Fox News. May 12, 2022. Retrieved May 12, 2022.
  25. ^ “2022 Election Forecast”. DDHQ. July 20, 2022. Retrieved July 20, 2022.
  26. ^ “2022 Election Forecast”. FiveThirtyEight. June 30, 2022. Retrieved June 30, 2022.
  27. ^ “Economist’s 2022 Senate forecast”. The Economist. September 7, 2022. Retrieved September 7, 2022.

External links

Official campaign websites