NFIB ID PAC 2022 Endorsements

Date: July 26, 2022

Gov. Brad Little and 68 legislative candidates earn backing of small business

NFIB ID PAC, the political action committee for the National Federation of Independent Business in Idaho, evaluated all of the legislative candidates with a proven vote record and those who submitted candidate questionnaires and is pleased to announce the endorsement of the following candidates who it believes will support small business in the coming legislative session.

In addition to the below legislative candidates, Gov. Brad Little has been endorsed for re-election. Governor Little has proven to support small businesses throughout his tenure as governor. Please join the member advisory committee in supporting these small business candidates.

DIST 

Position 

NAME 

Party 

City 

1 

House B 

Sage Dixon 

R 

Sandpoint 

2 

House A 

Heather Scott 

R 

Blanchard 

3 

House A 

Vito Barbieri * 

R 

Dalton Gardens 

3 

House B 

Jordan Redman * 

R 

Hayden 

3 

Senate 

Doug Okuniewicz 

R 

Hayden 

4 

House B 

Elaine Price 

R 

Coeur d’ Alene 

5 

House A 

Ron Mendive 

R 

Coeur d’ Alene 

5 

House B 

Tony Wisniewski 

R 

Post Falls 

6 

House A 

Lori McCann 

R 

Lewiston 

6 

House B 

Brandon Mitchell 

R 

Moscow 

6 

Senate 

Dan Foreman 

R 

Moscow 

7 

House A 

Mike Kinsley 

R 

Lewiston 

8 

House A 

Matthew Bundy 

R 

Mountain Home 

8 

House B 

Megan Blanksma 

R 

Hammett 

9 

House A 

Jacyn Gallagher 

R 

Weiser 

9 

House B 

Judy Boyle  

R 

Midvale 

9 

Senate 

Abby Lee 

R 

Fruitland 

10 

House A 

Mike Moyle 

R 

Star 

10 

House B 

Bruce Skaug 

R 

Nampa 

10 

Senate 

Tammy Nichols 

R 

Middleton 

11 

House A 

Julie Yamamoto 

R 

Caldwell 

11 

House B 

Chris Allgood 

R 

Caldwell 

12 

House A 

Jeff Cornilles 

R 

Nampa 

12 

Senate 

Ben Adams 

R 

Nampa 

13 

House A 

Brent J. Crane 

R 

Nampa 

13 

House B 

Kenny Wroten 

R 

Nampa 

14 

House B 

Josh Tanner 

R 

Eagle 

14 

Senate 

C, Scott Grow 

R 

Eagle 

15 

Senate 

Codi Galloway 

R 

Boise 

16 

House A 

Mark Montoya 

R 

Boise 

16 

House B 

Jacquelyn Davidson* 

R 

Boise 

16 

Senate 

Dennis Mansfield 

R 

Garden City 

17 

House A 

April Larson 

R 

Boise 

17 

House B 

Mary Ellen Nourse 

R 

Boise 

17 

Senate 

Benjamin Donovan Chafetz 

R 

Boise 

18 

Senate 

Dan Bridges 

R 

Boise 

19 

House A 

Melissa Christian 

R 

Eagle 

20 

House A 

Joe A Palmer 

R 

Meridian 

20 

House B 

James Holtzclaw 

R 

Meridian 

20 

Senate 

Chuck Winder 

R 

Boise 

21 

House A 

James Petzke 

R 

Meridian 

22 

House A 

John Vander Woude 

R 

Nampa 

22 

House B 

Jason Monks 

R 

Nampa 

22 

Senate 

Lori Den Hartog 

R 

Nampa 

23 

House A 

Melissa Durrant 

R 

Kuna 

23 

Senate 

Todd Lakey 

R 

Nampa 

25 

House A 

Lance Clow 

R 

Twin Falls 

25 

Senate 

Linda Wright-Hartgen 

R 

Twin Falls 

26 

Senate 

Laurie Lickley 

R 

Jerome 

27 

House A 

Douglas Pickett 

R 

Oakley 

27 

Senate 

Kelly Arthur Anthon 

R 

Burley 

28 

Senate 

Jim Guthrie 

R 

McCammon 

29 

House A 

Dustin Whitney Manwaring 

R 

Pocatello 

29 

House B 

Jake Stevens 

R 

Pocatello 

30 

House A 

David M. Cannon 

R 

Blackfoot 

30 

House B 

Julianne Young 

R 

Blackfoot 

31 

House A 

Jerald Raymond 

R 

Menan 

31 

House B 

Rod Furniss 

R 

Rigby 

31 

Senate 

Van Burtenshaw 

R 

Terreton 

32 

Senate 

Kevin Cook 

R 

Idaho 

33 

House A 

Barbara Ehardt 

R 

Idaho Falls 

33 

House B 

Marco Erickson 

R 

Idaho Falls 

33 

Senate 

Dave Lent 

R 

Idaho Falls 

34 

House A 

Jon O. Weber 

R 

Rexburg 

34 

Senate 

Doug Ricks 

R 

Rexburg 

35 

House A 

Kevin Andrus 

R 

Lava Hot Springs 

35 

House B 

Josh Wheeler * 

R 

Ammon 

35 

Senate 

Mark Harris 

R 

Soda Springs 

 

 

* denotes NFIB member 

 

 

 

 

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