Phylis King

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Phylis K. King
Member of the Idaho House of Representatives
from District 18 Position B
Assumed office
December 1, 2006
Preceded by Julie Ellsworth
Personal details
Born (1946-05-08) May 8, 1946 (age 71)
Ogden, Utah
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Boise, Idaho
Alma mater Colorado State University
Profession Commercial photographer
Website king4idaho.com

Phylis K. King (born May 8, 1946 in Ogden, Utah)[1] is a Democratic Idaho State Representative since 2006 representing District 18 Seat B.[2]

Education[edit]

King graduated from Grand Junction High School and earned her bachelor's degree in microbiology from Colorado State University.[3]

Elections[edit]

On September 6, 2017 King announced that she will retire after the 2018 session of the Idaho Legislature.[4] Earlier that year, she endorsed Tommy Ahlquist and encouraged him to run as a Democrat in a public letter.[5][6][7]

2016[edit]

King was unopposed for both the Democratic primary[8] and the general election.[9]

2014[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary.[10]

King defeated Domenico Gelsomino with 63.8% of the vote.[11]

2012[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary.[12]

King defeated Brad R. Bolicek with 56.2% of the vote.[13]

2010[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary.[14]

King won the general election with 6,886 votes (53.8%) against Trevor Grigg (R).[15]

2008[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary.[16]

King won the three-part general election with 9,564 votes (50.9%) against Republican nominee Becky Young and Libertarian nominee James Oyler.[17]

2006[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary, King won with 940 votes.[18]

King won the general election with 7,240 votes (52.53%) against Julie Ellsworth.[19]

Ellsworth later returned to the Idaho House of Representatives in the District 18 A seat, with the two serving together.

2004[edit]

King won the May 25, 2004, Democratic primary with 493 votes (53.82%) against Cara Walker.[20]

Turnout increased by over 4,000 but King lost to Ellsworth in the November 2, 2004, general election.[21]

2002[edit]

Unopposed for the Democratic primary.[22]

King lost the general election to incumbent Republican Representative Julie Ellsworth.[23]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "House Membership: Phylis K. King". Boise, Idaho: Idaho Legislature. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Representative Phylis K. King's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ "About Phylis". king4idaho.com. Retrieved 2017-04-25. 
  4. ^ "Boise Rep. King to retire after next year; endorses Brooke Green to replace her". Spokesman.com. Retrieved 2017-09-07. 
  5. ^ https://www.usnews.com/news/idaho/articles/2017-02-25/idaho-democrat-says-gop-businessman-should-switch-parties
  6. ^ http://www.ktvb.com/news/politics/ahlquist-humbled-by-the-opportunity-to-run-for-idaho-governor/416261362
  7. ^ http://magicvalley.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/boise-developer-announces-gov-run/article_169d3c34-3f84-5b12-9532-d5c60728caa7.html
  8. ^ "Legislative Totals". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-26. 
  9. ^ "Legislative Totals". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-26. 
  10. ^ "Legislative Totals". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-26. 
  11. ^ "Legislative Totals". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-26. 
  12. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 15, 2012 Primary Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  13. ^ "2012 General Results Legislative". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-26. 
  14. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 25, 2010 Primary Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  15. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 2, 2010 General Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  16. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 27, 2008 Primary Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  17. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 4, 2008 General Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  18. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 23, 2006 Primary Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  19. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 7, 2006 General Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  20. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 25, 2004 Primary Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  21. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 2, 2004 General Election Results". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved July 9, 2012. 
  22. ^ "2002 Primary Results legislative". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-25. 
  23. ^ "2002 General Results legislative". www.sos.idaho.gov. Retrieved 2017-04-25. 

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