Idaho state Rep. Christy Perry, R-Nampa, announced today that she’ll run for Congress in the 1st Congressional District race that already has drawn a slew of candidates; it’s an open seat, as current Rep. Raul Labrador is leaving it to run for governor. Republicans who already have entered the race include former state Sen. Russ Fulcher, R-Meridian; current state Rep. Luke Malek, R-Coeur d’Alene; and former Idaho attorney general and Lt. Gov. David Leroy. Nick Henderson of Post Falls and Michael Snyder of Bonners Ferry also have filed to run as Republicans. Democratic hopefuls who have filed to run for the seat include James Vandermaas of Eagle; Michael Smith of Post Falls; and Donald Roy Miller of Meridian. “I just looked at the field and decided...
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State Rep. Christy Perry of Nampa enters already crowded 1st CD race