You can reach George At:

Phone: (208) 265-0123
Mail: George Eskridge
         P.O. Box 112
         Dover, Idaho 83825

FORUM On Democracy and Trade Pacific Northwest Economic Region Idaho's 1st Legislative District


State Government
Education for ALL Idaho Students
Of Highway 95
Pacific NW Economic Region (1st Vice President)
Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission (2002-2006)
With the Timber Industry and other natural resource interests for the benefit of ALL North Idaho
Idaho's low cost Hydro-Power resource
Idaho's Water Resources
Joint Finance/Appropriations
Environment, Energy, and Technology
Resource and Conservation
Interim Committee on Environment, Energy, and Technology (Co-chairman)
National Conference of State Legislators Working Group on Energy and Trade Policy (Chairman)
National Conference of State Legislators Advisory Council on Energy
American Legion Legislator Award - 2002
Public Power Distinguished Service Award - 2002


1943 Born in Bonners Ferry, Idaho and raised in Dover, Idaho
1961 Graduated Sandpoint Senior High
1962-66 Served in U.S. Navy
1964 Married Jenis (Stilwell), graduate of EWSC and former elementary school teacher
1970 Graduated from the University of Montana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration
1999 Returned to Dover
Children Perry Eskridge and wife Krisann
Jim Eskridge and wife Amy
Grandsons Taylor and Jordan, sons of Jim and Amy


  • First Lutheran Church
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
  • American Legion
  • Elks Club
  • Vietnam Veterans of America
  • Sandpoint Eagles
2001-Present American Legion Baseball Chairman
2000-Present Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce
1995-99 Boise Chamber of Commerce
1991-92 American Legion Baseball Chairman
1989-91 American Legion Baseball Committee (member)
1986-88 Little League Baseball Coach
1986-94 Flathead Basin Commission


1999-Present Sales Associate, Four Seasons Real Estate, Sandpoint, ID
Bonneville Power Administration
  • Industry Economist, Spokane, WA
  • Colstrip Transmission Public Information Officer, Missoula, MT
  • South East Customer Sales and Service Manager, Boise, ID
  • Senior Community Relations Officer, Boise, ID
1973-75 Rural Electrification Administration Power Requirements Officer, Washington DC
1972-73 Anaconda Building Materials
1970-72 Insurance Sales

The best government is that government which governs least and provides for people only those critical functions that cannot be performed by individuals or private organizations.

Idaho Republican Platform, 1998

Democracy Is Not
A Spectator Sport!

Good government depends upon the involvement of it's citizens. Become involved and be sure to vote for the candidate of your choice in the November General Election!