Transparency for Budget Session 2014

Transparency is defined as the number of roll call votes as a percentage of total voice votes and roll call votes.
The higher the percentage of roll call votes, indicates the chamber is the more transparent.

House of Representatives

Overall Transparency: 50.9 %


Votes decided by one vote: 0
Votes decided by two votes: 4
Votes decided by three votes: 1
Votes decided by four votes: 5
Votes decided by five votes: 2
% votes decided by five or less votes: 1.9 %


Critical Defections

A critical defection is a vote where the legislator voted against the majority of his/her party and the vote goes against the majority of the party.

Representative Number of Critical Defections
Rep Freeman - D 20
Rep Blevins - R 16
Rep Kirkbride - R 15
Rep Petroff - R 15
Rep Patton - R 14
Rep Goggles - D 14
Rep Campbell - R 13
Rep Moniz - R 13
Rep Northrup - R 13
Rep Sommers - R 13
Rep Berger - R 12
Rep Brown - R 12
Rep Coleman - R 12
Rep Greene - R 12
Rep Harvey - R 12
Rep Paxton - R 12
Rep Zwonitzer-Dn - R 12
Rep Blikre - R 11
Rep Wilson - R 11
Rep Barlow - R 10
Rep Cannady - R 10
Rep Harshman - R 10
Rep Larsen - R 10
Rep Madden - R 10
Rep Nicholas-B - R 10
Rep Zwonitzer-Dv - R 10
Rep Davison - R 8
Rep Eklund - R 8
Rep Gingery - R 8
Rep Greear - R 8
Rep Blake - D 8
Rep Krone - R 7
Rep Lubnau - R 7
Rep Piiparinen - R 7
Rep Walters - R 7
Rep Byrd - D 7
Rep Lockhart - R 6
Rep Mader - R 6
Rep Stubson - R 6
Rep Teeters - R 6
Rep Esquibel-K - D 6
Rep Throne - D 6
Rep Baker - R 5
Rep Burkhart - R 5
Rep Gay - R 5
Rep Kasperik - R 5
Rep Connolly - D 5
Rep Hunt - R 4
Rep McKim - R 4
Rep Semlek - R 4
Rep Halverson - R 3
Rep Jaggi - R 3
Rep Kroeker - R 3
Rep Miller - R 3
Rep Watt - R 3
Rep Hutchings - R 2
Rep Loucks - R 2
Rep Winters - R 2
Rep Filer - D 2

Senate

Overall Transparency: 52.0 %


Votes decided by one vote: 2
Votes decided by two votes: 5
Votes decided by three votes: 5
Votes decided by four votes: 9
Votes decided by five votes: 4
% votes decided by five or less votes: 4.4 %


Critical Defections

A critical defection is a vote where the legislator voted against the majority of his/her party and the vote goes against the majority of the party.

Senator Number of Critical Defections
Sen Rothfuss - D 8
Sen Anderson-JD - R 6
Sen Anderson-JL - R 6
Sen Barnard - R 5
Sen Christensen - R 5
Sen Johnson - R 5
Sen VonFlatern - R 5
Sen Burns - R 4
Sen Landen - R 4
Sen Schiffer - R 4
Sen Craft - D 4
Sen Coe - R 3
Sen Cooper - R 3
Sen Driskill - R 3
Sen Nutting - R 3
Sen Ross - R 3
Sen Scott - R 3
Sen Hastert - D 3
Sen Hines - R 2
Sen Case - R 1
Sen Emerich - R 1
Sen Hicks - R 1
Sen Peterson - R 1

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