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Idaho: State Attorneys General


Idaho State Attorneys General, 1890-2009 (May be incomplete!)
George H. Roberts 1891-93 George M. Parsons 1893-97 Robert McFarland 1897-99 Samuel H. Hays 1899-1901 Frank Martin 1901-03 John A. Bagley 1903-05 John Guheen 1905-09 D. C. McDougall 1909-13 Joseph H. Peterson 1913-17 Ted A. Walters 1917-19 Roy L. Black 1919-23 A. H. Conner 1923-27 Frank L. Stephan 1927-29 W. D. Gillis 1929-31 Fred J. Babcock 1931-33 Bert H. Miller 1933-37 J. W. Taylor 1937-41 Bert H. Miller 1941-45 Frank Langley 1945-47 Robert Ailshie 1947 Robert E. Smylie 1947-55 Graydon W. Smith 1955-59 Frank L. Benson 1959-63 Allan Shepard 1963-69 Robert M. Robson 1969-71 W. Anthony Park 1971-75 Wayne Kidwell 1975-79 David H. Leroy 1979-83 Jim Jones 1983-91 Larry Echo Hawk 1991-95 Alan G. Lance 1995-2003 Lawrence Wasden 2003-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1890: George H. Roberts (Rep), elected.
  • 1892: George M. Parsons (Rep), elected.
  • 1894: George M. Parsons (Rep), elected.
  • 1896: Robert McFarland, elected.
  • 1898: Samuel H. Hays (Dem), elected.
  • 1900: Frank Martin (Dem), elected.
  • 1902: John A. Bagley (Rep), elected.
  • 1904: John Guheen (Rep), elected.
  • 1906: John Guheen (Rep), elected.
  • 1908: D. C. McDougall (Rep), elected.
  • 1910: D. C. McDougall (Rep), elected.
  • 1912: Joseph H. Peterson (Rep), elected.
  • 1914: Joseph H. Peterson (Rep), elected.
  • 1916: Ted A. Walters (Dem), elected.
  • 1918 Nov 5: Roy L. Black (Rep), elected.
  • 1920: Roy L. Black (Rep), elected.
  • 1922: A. H. Conner (Rep), elected.
  • 1924: A. H. Conner (Rep), elected.
  • 1926: Frank L. Stephan (Rep), elected.
  • 1928: W. D. Gillis (Rep), elected.
  • 1930: Fred J. Babcock (Rep), elected.
  • 1932: Bert H. Miller (Dem), elected.
  • 1934: Bert H. Miller (Dem), elected.
  • 1936: J. W. Taylor (Dem), elected.
  • 1938: J. W. Taylor (Dem), elected.
  • 1940: Bert H. Miller (Dem), elected.
  • 1942: Bert H. Miller (Dem), elected.
  • 1944: Frank Langley (Dem), elected.
  • 1947 Nov 16: Robert Ailshie, died in office.
  • 1947 Nov 24: Robert E. Smylie, appointed.
  • 1950: Robert E. Smylie (Rep), elected.
  • 1954: Graydon W. Smith (Rep), elected.
  • 1958: Frank L. Benson (Dem), elected.
  • 1962: Allan Shepard (Rep), elected.
  • 1966: Allan Shepard (Rep), elected.
  • 1969 Jan 6: Allan Shepard, resigned; Robert M. Robson, appointed.
  • 1970: W. Anthony Park (Dem), elected.
  • 1974: Wayne Kidwell (Rep), elected.
  • 1978: David H. Leroy (Rep), elected.
  • 1982: Jim Jones (Rep), elected.
  • 1986: Jim Jones (Rep), elected.
  • 1990: Larry Echo Hawk (Dem), elected.
  • 1994 May 24: Mike Burkett (Dem), nominated unopposed.
  • 1994 May 24: Alan G. Lance (Rep), nominated unopposed.
  • 1994 Nov 8: Alan G. Lance (Rep), elected; Mike Burkett (Dem), defeated.
  • 1998: Alan G. Lance (Rep), elected.
  • 2002: Lawrence Wasden (Rep), elected.
  • 2006 Nov 7: Lawrence Wasden (Rep), elected.
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