Lawrence Wasden

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Lawrence Wasden
32nd Attorney General of Idaho
Assumed office
January 6, 2003
Governor Jim Risch
Dirk Kempthorne
Butch Otter
Preceded by Al Lance
Personal details
Born (1957-11-03) November 3, 1957 (age 59)
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Tracey Wasden
Children 2 sons
2 daughters
Education Brigham Young University,
Utah
(BA)
University of Idaho, Moscow
(JD)

Lawrence G. Wasden (born November 3, 1957) is the current Attorney General of the state of Idaho, United States, serving since 2003.

Wasden was the 2006-07 President of the National Association of Attorneys General. He won a fourth term as Attorney General in the 2014 election.[1]

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Personal[edit]

Wasden is married with four children.

Electoral history[edit]

Idaho Attorney General Republican Primary Election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden 39,917 32.20
Republican Michael Bogert 37,862 30.50
Republican Todd Lakey 29,154 23.50
Republican Myron Dan Gabbert 17,071 13.80
Idaho Attorney General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden 231,851 58.10
Democratic Keith Roark 167,353 41.90
Idaho Attorney General Republican Primary Election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden (inc.) 89,327 73.70
Republican Myron Dan Gabbert 31,795 26.30
Idaho Attorney General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden (inc.) 267,700 61.75
Democratic Robert "Bob" Wallace 165,857 38.25
Idaho Attorney General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden (inc.) 367,737 100.00
Idaho Attorney General Republican Party Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden (inc.) 83,850 59.10
Republican "Chris" Troupis 58,025 40.90
Idaho Attorney General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lawrence Wasden (inc.) 289,672 68.00
Democratic Bruce Bistline 136,081 32.00

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Al Lance
Attorney General of Idaho
2003–present
Incumbent