Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV)
Republican representative Steven Hartgen already has competition for next year's election.
First time political candidate Catherine Talkington, announced her candidacy to run for the Idaho house seat as a democrat.
Being a in a republican dominated area, Talkington wants to give voters a choice.
She wants to improve the quality of education in Idaho.
“It's all about the competition, and when voters have a choice they can better think and deliberate and decide which candidate better represents them” says Catherine Talkington, Democratic candidate.
Talkington realizes that funding will be an issue and is ready to take action over the next year.