Steve Bair

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Steve Bair
Member of the Idaho Senate
from District 31
Assumed office
December 1, 2012
Preceded by John Tippets
Member of the Idaho Senate
from District 28
In office
December 1, 2006 – December 1, 2012
Preceded by Stan Williams
Succeeded by Jim Guthrie
Personal details
Born (1958-04-09) April 9, 1958 (age 58)
Blackfoot, Idaho
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Lori Kae Belnap
Children 5, grandchildren 14
Profession Retired Farmer, Currently Agri-service, Sales
Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

R. Steven 'Steve' Bair (born April 9, 1958) is a Republican member of the Idaho State Senate. He represents the 31st District of Idaho. He was elected in 2006, succeeding fellow Republican J. Stanley Williams. Bair is currently serving his 5th term in the Idaho State Senate. [1]

Early life, education, and career[edit]

Bair was born native and resident of Blackfoot, Idaho. He graduated in 1976 from Snake River High School in Moreland, ID. Bair is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Bair is married to Lori Kae Belnap and together they have five children. He attended Ricks College, earning a degree in Farm Crops Management. In addition to being a Senator, Bair was also a farmer. Before Bair became the Senator of the 31st District, which encompasses Bingham County, Blackfoot, Idaho, Bair was a Precinct Committeeman. [2]

Idaho Senate[edit]

Committees[edit]

Bair is currently serving on the following committees:

  • Agricultural Affairs - Chairman
  • Resources & Environment – Vice Chair
  • Economic Outlook and Revenue Assessment - member

[3]

Elections[edit]

District 28 Senate - Part of Bingham County
Year Candidate Votes Pct Candidate Votes Pct
2006 Primary[4] Steve Bair 2,658 62.6% Paul Clark 1,588 37.4%
2006 General[5] Steve Bair 7,312 61.8% Butch Hulse 4,512 38.2%
2008 Primary[6] Steve Bair (incumbent) 4,316 100%
2008 General[7] Steve Bair (incumbent) 11,524 100%
2010 Primary[8] Steve Bair (incumbent) 5,157 100%
2010 General[9] Steve Bair (incumbent) 9,416 100%
District 31 Senate - Bingham County
Year Candidate Votes Pct Candidate Votes Pct
2012 Primary[10] Steve Bair (incumbent) 5,610 100%
2012 General[11] Steve Bair (incumbent) 11,048 64.4% Cherie Harding Clawson 6,104 35.6%
2014 Primary[12] Steve Bair (incumbent) 5,071 100%
2014 General[13] Steve Bair (incumbent) 9,100 100%
2016 Primary[14] Steve Bair (incumbent) 2,461 100%
2016 General[15] Steve Bair (incumbent) 13,954 100%

References[edit]

Notes
  1. ^ Official government website-Sen. Steve Bair
  2. ^ Project Vote Smart Bio-Bair
  3. ^ Official government website
  4. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 23, 2006 Primary Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  5. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 7, 2006 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  6. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 27, 2008 Primary Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  7. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 4, 2008 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  8. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 25, 2010 Primary Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  9. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 2, 2010 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  10. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 15, 2012 Primary Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  11. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 6, 2012 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  12. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "May 20, 2014 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  13. ^ Ysursa, Ben. "November 4, 2014 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  14. ^ Denney, Lawerence. "May 17, 2016 Primary Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
  15. ^ Denney, Lawerence. "Nov 8, 2016 General Election Results: Legislative Totals". Boise, Idaho: Secretary of State of Idaho. Retrieved March 26, 2017. 
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