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The 2022 Idaho lieutenant gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the next lieutenant governor of Idaho. It will coincide with various other statewide races, including U.S. Senate, U.S. House, and governor. Idaho is one of 17 states that elect their lieutenant governor separately in both the primary and general elections.

Incumbent Republican Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin was first elected in 2018 with a plurality of 28.9% and 51,098 votes in a five-way primary then 59.7% and 356,507 votes in the general election. McGeachin has chosen not to run for reelection and instead unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2022.

The statewide primary was Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

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Summary

The 2022 Idaho lieutenant gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the next lieutenant governor of Idaho. It will coincide with various other statewide races, including U.S. Senate, U.S. House, and governor. Idaho is one of 17 states that elect their lieutenant governor separately in both the primary and general elections.

Incumbent Republican Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin was first elected in 2018 with a plurality of 28.9% and 51,098 votes in a five-way primary then 59.7% and 356,507 votes in the general election. McGeachin has chosen not to run for reelection and instead unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2022.

The statewide primary was Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Source: Wikipedia

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Predictions

SourceRankingAs of
Sabato’s Crystal Ball[15]Safe RJanuary 12, 2022

Steve Scanlin

No information available.

Wikipedia

The 2022 Idaho lieutenant gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the next lieutenant governor of Idaho. It will coincide with various other statewide races, including U.S. Senate, U.S. House, and governor. Idaho is one of 17 states that elect their lieutenant governor separately in both the primary and general elections.

Incumbent Republican Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin was first elected in 2018 with a plurality of 28.9% and 51,098 votes in a five-way primary then 59.7% and 356,507 votes in the general election. McGeachin has chosen not to run for reelection and instead unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2022.[1]

The statewide primary was Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Republican primary

Candidates

Nominee

Eliminated in primary

Endorsements

Scott Bedke
U.S. senators
U.S. governors (current and former)
State senators (current and former)[6]
State representatives (current and former)[6]
Newspapers
Organizations
  • National Rifle Association[9]
  • Idaho Fraternal Order of Police[4]
  • Professional Firefighters of Idaho[4]
  • Idaho Chooses Life[4]
  • Idaho Dairy Industry PAC[4]
  • Idaho Cattle Association[4]
  • Idaho Grain Producers Association[4]
  • Food Producers of Idaho[4]
  • Associated Logging Contractors of Idaho[4]
  • Idaho Associated General Contractors[4]
  • Idaho REALTORS[4]
Priscilla Giddings
Organizations
  • Idaho Freedom PAC[10]

Polling

Poll sourceDate(s)
administered
Sample
size[a]
Margin
of error
Scott
Bedke
Daniel
Gasiorowski
Priscilla
Giddings
Undecided
Zoldak Research (R)April 9–12, 2022549 (LV)± 4.0%32%4%25%39%
Zoldak Research (R)December 20–21, 2021575 (LV)± 4.1%36%14%50%

Results

2022 Idaho lieutenant gubernatorial Republican primary
PartyCandidateVotes%
Republican Scott Bedke 139,561 51.7%
RepublicanPriscilla Giddings114,86842.5%
RepublicanDaniel Gasiorowski15,6725.8%
Total votes270,101 100%

Democratic primary

Candidates

Nominee

  • Terri Pickens Manweiler, attorney[11]

Endorsements

Terri Pickens Manweiler

Results

Democratic primary results
PartyCandidateVotes%
Democratic Terri Pickens Manweiler 32,312 100.0
Total votes32,312 100.0

Constitution primary

Candidates

Nominee

  • Pro-Life, organic strawberry farmer and Idaho perennial candidate[13]

Results

Constitution primary results
PartyCandidateVotes%
Constitution Pro-Life 376 100.0
Total votes376 100.0

Notes

  1. ^ Key:
    A – all adults
    RV – registered voters
    LV – likely voters
    V – unclear

References

  1. ^ Corbin, Clark (March 11, 2022). “Idaho Gov. Brad Little files for re-election, enters GOP governor’s primary”. Idaho Capital Sun. Retrieved March 13, 2022.
  2. ^ “Scott Bedke Running for Lt. Governor”. kpvi.com. KPVI. January 28, 2022. Retrieved March 13, 2022.
  3. ^ “Daniel Gasiorowski Candidate for Lieutenant Governer – District SW”. sunshine.sos.idaho.gov. Idaho Secretary of State. March 8, 2022. Retrieved March 13, 2022.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj “Endorsements – Scott Bedke”.
  5. ^ “Brad Little endorses Scott Bedke for Lieutenant Governor”. KMVT. April 25, 2022. Retrieved September 19, 2022.
  6. ^ a b “Slew of Idaho conservatives endorse Scott Bedke”. KTVB. May 4, 2022. Retrieved September 19, 2022.
  7. ^ https://www.idahostatesman.com/opinion/editorials/article260727387.html[bare URL]
  8. ^ “PRESS ENDORSEMENTS: These five will serve Idaho well”. May 4, 2022.
  9. ^ “National Rifle Association endorses Scott Bedke for Lt. Governor”. KTVB. April 19, 2022. Retrieved September 19, 2022.
  10. ^ “Candidates – Idaho Freedom PAC”.
  11. ^ “Democrat Terri Pickens Manweiler files candidacy for Idaho Lieutenant Governor”. khq.com. KHQ News. March 2, 2022. Retrieved March 13, 2022.
  12. ^ “2022 Endorsed Candidates”. Everytown for Gun Safety. Retrieved June 23, 2022.
  13. ^ “Pro-life Pro-Life Candidate for Lieutenant Governor”. sunshine.sos.idaho.gov. Idaho Secretary of State. March 2, 2022. Retrieved March 13, 2022.

External links

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2022 ID Lt. Governor Race

The 2022 Idaho lieutenant gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the next lieutenant governor of Idaho. It will coincide with various other statewide races, including U.S. Senate, U.S. House, and governor. Idaho is one of 17 states that elect their lieutenant governor separately in both the primary and general elections.

Incumbent Republican Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin was first elected in 2018 with a plurality of 28.9% and 51,098 votes in a five-way primary then 59.7% and 356,507 votes in the general election. McGeachin has chosen not to run for reelection and instead unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2022.

The statewide primary was Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Source: Wikipedia

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Raúl Labrador

Current Position: US Representative
Affiliation: Republican
Candidate: 2022 Lt. Governor
Former Position: US Representative from 2011 – 2019

Raúl Rafael Labrador (born December 8, 1967) is an American lawyer and politician who was the chair of the Idaho Republican Party. He previously served as a U.S. representative for Idaho’s 1st congressional district from 2011 to 2019.[1] He also represented the 14B district in the Idaho House of Representatives from 2006 to 2010. Labrador opted not to seek another term in Congress to run for governor of Idaho in the 2018 election; he lost the Republican primary to Idaho Lieutenant Governor Brad Little.

Labrador is the Republican nominee for Attorney General of Idaho in the 2022 election.

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