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2013 SENATE Voting Record

Vote descriptions are at the bottom of this page. If you don't know your Legislative District, or who your Senator is, click here. To send an e-mail to your Senator, click on his or her name.
You can also download a printable version of the 2013 WSLC Legislative Report, which includes these voting records.


KEY:

= Voted RIGHT   = Voted WRONG   E = Excused   A = Absent

STATE SENATOR Party
/Dist.
V O T E # 1 1 1 2013
WSLC
Voting
Record

Lifetime
WSLC
Voting
Record

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2
Bailey R-10  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 13%
Baumgartner R-6  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 13%
Becker R-2  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 13%
Benton R-17  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 28%
Billig D-3

100% 100%
 
Braun R-20  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 0%
Brown R-8  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 0%
Chase D-32

100% 99%
Cleveland D-49

E

100% 100%
Conway D-29

100% 99%
 
Dammeier R-25  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 14%
Darneille D-27

100% 89%
Eide D-30

 

 

 

 

67% 85%
Ericksen R-42  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 15%
Fain R-47  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 18%
 
Fraser D-22

 

92% 95%
Frockt D-46

100% 88%
Hargrove * D-24

 

 

 

 

-

-

-

-

50% 68%
Harper D-38

100% 95%
Hasegawa D-11

100% 98%
 
Hatfield D-19  

 

 

 

 

 

E

 

37% 70%
Hewitt R-16  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 11%
Hill R-45  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 13%
Hobbs D-44  

 

 

 

 

 

 

E

37% 63%
Holmquist Newbry R-13  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8% 14%
 
Honeyford R-15  

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 7%
Keiser D-33

 

 

92% 95%
King R-14  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 15%
Kline D-37

100% 95%
Kohl-Welles D-36

100% 93%
 
Litzow R-41  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 15%
McAuliffe D-1

100% 90%
Mullet D-5

 

E

91% 91%
Murray D-43

100% 95%
Nelson D-34

100% 96%
 
O'Ban * R-28 -

-

-

-

- -

-

-

-

-

-

 

0% 0%
Padden R-4  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 7%
Parlette R-12  

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 14%
Pearson R-39  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8% 15%
Ranker D-40

E

100% 93%
 
Rivers R-18  

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 18%
Roach R-31  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8% 39%
Rolfes D-23

E

100% 86%
Schlicher D-26

100% 100%
Schoesler R-9  

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 11%
 
Sheldon D-35  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 28%
Shin D-21

100% 85%
Smith R-7  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 0%
Tom D-48  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0% 46%

* As a courtesy, Sen. Jim Hargrove (D) voted on behalf of the late Sen. Mike Carrell (R) while he was absent due to illness. Those votes were not included in Sen. Hargrove's voting record. Rep. Steve O'Ban was appointed to fill Sen. Carrell's seat in June 2013.

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2013 Senate Vote Descriptions

  1. ESSB 5127 (prime sponsor: Holmquist Newbry) -- Expanding lump-sum buyouts in workers' compensation by lowering age restrictions. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 30-19, Feb. 4)
     

  2. ESSB 5312 (Hobbs) -- Expanding payday loans that allow high fees and promote long-term debt. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 30-18, Feb. 20)
     

  3. ESSB 5242 (Litzow) -- Circumventing collective bargaining agreements to make it easier for school administrators to fire teachers. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 27-22, Mar. 6)
     

  4. ESSB 5328 (Litzow) -- Creating a punitive new letter-grading system for public schools. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 26-23, Mar, 6)
     

  5. SB 5158 (Braun) -- Creating "good-faith defense" for employers that violate minimum wage and overtime pay laws. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 25-24, Mar. 11)
     

  6. ESB 5726 (Braun) -- Undermining local paid sick leave ordinances by creating geographic limitations. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 29-20, Mar. 11)
     

  7. ESSB 5684 (King) -- Exempting certain workers from prevailing wage standards on public works projects. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 26-23, Mar. 12)
     

  8. ESB 5903 (Braun) -- Repealing Family and Medical Leave Insurance Act. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 27-21, Apr. 22)
     

  9. ESSB 5905 (Hill) -- Eliminating health insurance for part-time state employees and college faculty. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 25-23, Apr.22)
     

  10. 2ESSB 5895 (Hill) -- Raiding public works funds to fund education rather than closing tax loopholes. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 25-23, Apr. 23)
     

  11. ESSB 5851 (Bailey) -- Replacing state employee pensions with 401(k) style defined-contribution plan. "Right" vote: NO (Passed 25-22, Apr. 25)
     

  12. ESSB 5127 (Holmquist Newbry) -- Special session revote on expanding lump-sum buyouts (see Vote #1). "Right" vote: NO (Passed 27-18, June 9)


 

For more details and information about these bills,
see the 2013 WSLC Legislative Report.

 


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