Who Won Idaho Elections in 2008?

Jim Risch
Date: 
Nov 4, 2008

Idaho's Lieutenant Governor Jim Risch (pictured) defeated Democrat Larry LaRocco to win the open Idaho Senate seat to be vacated by Larry Craig.

Idaho 2nd District Congressman Mike Simpson easily won re-election, while incumbent Bill Sali lost his seat to Democrat Walt Minnick.

US Senator Mike Crapo's term expires in 2010 which is the same year as the next Gubernatorial election in Idaho.

John McCain won Idaho's 4 electoral votes.

Senate
Winner
Senate Jim Risch REP 57.7%
House Of Representatives
Winner
1st District Walt Minnick DEM 50.6%
2nd District Mike Simpson REP Incumbent 70.9%