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Rep. Scott Bedke

Idaho State Legislature
Born in Twin Falls, Bedke graduated from Oakley High School, and later received his Bachelor’s degree in finance from Brigham Young University. He is the former president of the Idaho Cattle Association, former director of National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, and a former Oakley City Council member. Bedke is an active participant with the Joint Finance & Appropriations Committee, the Revenue & Taxation Committee, the Credit Rating Enhancement Committee, the Resources & Conservation Committee, and the Transportation & Defense Committee. Bedke is also Chair on the Economic Outlook & Revenue Assessment Committee. He has been Speaker of the House since December 2012. Outside of the state legislature, Bedke is a rancher. He and his spouse, Sarah, have four children and ten grandchildren.