Tom Luna

Thomas Luna (born 1958 in Santa Ana, California ) is the former Superintendent of Public Instruction in Idaho.wikipedia
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Having received endorsements from most centrists and moderates in the party, Luna lost to Raul Labrador 109 votes to Labrador's 111.
On June 29, 2019 Labrador won Idaho Republican Party Chair by two votes beating out Tom Luna.

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Thomas Luna (born 1958 in Santa Ana, California ) is the former Superintendent of Public Instruction in Idaho.

Idaho Republican Party

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Luna served the Idaho Republican Party as the Financial Chair of the Executive Committee. Luna ran for Chairman of the Idaho Republican Party in the summer of 2019, hoping to fill the vacancy left by the February 2019 resignation of Jonathan Parker.

Idaho

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Luna moved to Idaho to attend college at Ricks College (now Brigham Young University, Idaho) in 1981 and later attended Boise State University.

Brigham Young University–Idaho

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Luna moved to Idaho to attend college at Ricks College (now Brigham Young University, Idaho) in 1981 and later attended Boise State University.

Boise State University

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Luna moved to Idaho to attend college at Ricks College (now Brigham Young University, Idaho) in 1981 and later attended Boise State University.

Jonathan Parker (politician)

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Luna ran for Chairman of the Idaho Republican Party in the summer of 2019, hoping to fill the vacancy left by the February 2019 resignation of Jonathan Parker.

Idaho's 1st congressional district

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Luna expressed interest in running for Idaho's 1st congressional district in 2017.

2018 Idaho elections

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On June 7, 2017, he announced that he would not seek the office or any other for Idaho elections, 2018.

Mitt Romney

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Presidential candidate Mitt Romney named Luna to Romney's 19-member education policy advisory group.

Boise School District

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Luna defeated Stan Olsen, former superintendent of the Boise School District, with 60.5% of the vote.

National Conference on Weights and Measures

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He was later appointed to be President of The International Society of Weights and Measurement (ISWM) and as a voting member of [[National Conference on Weights and Measures#National Type Evaluation Program .28NTEP.29|National Type Evaluation Program (NTEP)]].

United States Department of Education

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From 2003 to 2005 Luna worked for the U.S. Department of Education as an adviser to then-U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige.

United States Secretary of Education

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From 2003 to 2005 Luna worked for the U.S. Department of Education as an adviser to then-U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige.

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From 2003 to 2005 Luna worked for the U.S. Department of Education as an adviser to then-U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige.

Council of Chief State School Officers

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While serving as Idaho State Superintendent, Luna was Named President-Elect of Chief State School Officers (2010) and was appointed to the National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB) to help set policy for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

National Assessment of Educational Progress

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While serving as Idaho State Superintendent, Luna was Named President-Elect of Chief State School Officers (2010) and was appointed to the National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB) to help set policy for the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

Project Lead the Way

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Luna is the Senior Vice President and Chief Government Relations Officer of Project Lead The Way.

School voucher

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As a member of the Nampa School Board from 1994 to 2002, Luna supported school vouchers and tax credits for private schools as a means to increase competition in education.

Tax credit

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As a member of the Nampa School Board from 1994 to 2002, Luna supported school vouchers and tax credits for private schools as a means to increase competition in education.

Private school

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As a member of the Nampa School Board from 1994 to 2002, Luna supported school vouchers and tax credits for private schools as a means to increase competition in education.

Charter school

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Running for the Superintendent of Public Instruction in Idaho position in 2006, Luna focused on promoting charter schools.

William McGurn

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Columnist William McGurn stated that he found Luna's business experience and lack of education degree, "refreshing".