Thursday, February 9, 2012

Romney's Idaho Bandwagon Getting Crowded

32 Idaho Legislators endorse former Massachusetts governor

Posted By on Thu, Feb 9, 2012 at 9:19 AM

More Idaho lawmakers are jumping on the Mitt Romney bandwagon, just in time for the former Massachusetts governor's return trip to Boise on Friday Feb. 17.

Romney's highest-profile political allies in the Gem State include Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter, U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, U.S. Rep. Mike Simpson, Lt. Gov. Brad Little, Secretary of State Ben Ysursa, Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Luna, Controller Donna Jones and Attorney General Lawrence Wasden. Thirty-two Republican legislators have also thrown their endorsements to the GOP frontrunner.

They include:
Priest Lake Rep. Eric Anderson
Boise Sen. John Andreason
Blackfoot Sen. Steve Bair
Idaho Falls Rep. Linden Bateman
Oakley Rep. Scott Bedke
Jerome Rep. Maxine Bell
Twin Falls Rep. Sharon Block
Rogerson Sen. Bert Brackett
Rupert Sen. Dean Cameron
Declo Sen. Denton Darrington
Idaho Falls Sen. Bart Davis
Eagle Rep. Reed DeMourdaunt
Midvale House Speaker Lawerence Denney
Grace Rep. Marc Gibbs
Twin Falls Sen. Lee Heider
Rexburg Sen. Brent Hill
Sandpoint Sen. Shawn Keough
Boise Rep. Lynn Lyker
Blackfoot Rep. Jim Marriott
Idaho Falls Rep. Janice McGeachin
Idaho Falls Sen. Dean Mortimer
Meridian Rep. Joe Palmer
Rexburg Rep. Dell Raybould
Donnelly Rep. Ken Roberts
Rexburg Rep. Mack Shirley
Terreton Sen. Jeff Siddoway
Rupert Rep. Bert Stevenson
Idaho Falls Rep. Jeff Thompson
Montpelier Sen. John Tippets
Moscow Rep. Tom Trail
Meridian Sen. Chuck Winder
Burley Rep. Fred Wood

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