National, State and Local Candidate Info

The Kootenai Democrats want you to be an informed voter. This page features info and links to assist you with your analysis of the candidates running for office in the 2020 Democratic Primary Election.  Information will be added and/or updated as it becomes available throughout the campaign season.

The Kootenai Democrats want you to be an informed voter. This page features info and links to assist you with your analysis of the candidates running for office in the 2020 Democratic Primary Election.  Information will be added and/or updated as it becomes available throughout the campaign season.

2020 Presidential Primary Candidate

With the withdrawal of Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden is the presumptive Democratic nominee for US President. He will challenge President Donald Trump in the 2020 General Election.

US Senate Primary Candidates for Idaho

The following primary candidates have registered to run for US Senate in Idaho. The winner of the Democratic Primary will challenge US Senator Jim Risch in the 2020 General Election.

IdahoPTV has recorded a Q and A with the Idaho 2020 Democratic candidates for US Senate. Watch it here. 

US House Primary Candidates for Idaho

The following primary candidates have registered to run for US House District 1 in Idaho. The winner of the Democratic Primary will challenge  US Representative Russ Fulcher in the 2020 General Election.

IdahoPTV has recorded a Q and A with the Idaho 2020 Democratic candidates for US Congress. Watch it here. 

Staniela Nikolova

State Legislative District #3 Candidates

State Representative

The following primary candidates have registered to run for State Legislature in Legislative District #3. The winners of the Democratic Primary will challenge Ron Mendive (R) and Tony Wisniewski (R) in the 2020 General Election. Rep Mendive and Rep Wisniewski represent positions A and B respectively. You can review Rep Mendive’s and Rep Wisniewski’s legislative voting record on our Take Action page.

Idaho Legislative District 3 is one of 35 districts of the Idaho Legislature. It covers the region of Kootenai County that includes the municipalities of Post Falls, Rathdrum, Stateline and Worley.

Position A

Christopher S. Matthews

Position B

Teresa
Borrenpohl

State Legislative District #4 Candidates

Senate

The following primary candidate has registered to run for State Senate in Legislative District #4. The winner of the Democratic Primary will challenge Senator Mary Souza (R) in the 2020 General Election. You can review Senator Souza’s legislative voting record on our Take Action page.

Idaho Legislative District 4 is one of 35 districts of the Idaho Legislature. It covers the region of Kootenai County that includes the municipalities of Coeur d’Alene and Fernan Lake Village. 

Sharon “Shari” Williams

Sharon ‘Shari” Williams is a write-in candidate. She is replacing Shem Hanks in the Democratic Primary. Be sure to write in:

Sharon “Shari” Williams

Hanks drops out of Senate race, supports write-in over Souza

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