|Member of the Idaho Senate
from the 2nd district
December 1, 2010
|Preceded by||Mike Jorgenson|
|Member of the Montana House of Representatives from the 31st district|
January 2, 1995 – January 2002
|Succeeded by||John Sinrud|
May 23, 1956 |
Great Falls, Montana, U.S.
|Alma mater||Montana State University (B.S.)|
Education and career
Vick was born in Great Falls, Montana. He attended Power High School in Power, Montana. He achieved his Bachelor of Science in Engineering at Montana State University in 1979. Steve's career is in home construction and remodeling business. He previously had worked as an Engineer, a Farmer, and a Real Estate Appraiser. Steve is a Conservative Republican who served four consecutive terms in the Montana House of Representatives from 1995 to 2002.
In 2010, Vick defeated incumbent Mike Jorgenson in a Republican primary. The General Election results was 12,309 votes.
On March 3rd, 2015, Vick (along with three other Idaho senators) refused to enter the Senate chamber during the daily invocation because the guest chaplain was Hindu. When originally questioned about his objection, Vick said, "They have a caste system. They worship cows.”
He is a member of:
- Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, previously
- Legislative Finance Committee
- Legislative Audit Committee
- Economic Affairs Committee
- "North Idaho senator objects to Hindu prayer". The Spokesman-Review. 3 March 2015. Retrieved 3 March 2015.