Transparency for Budget Session 2018

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: 47.9 %


Votes decided by one vote: 1
Votes decided by two votes: 5
Votes decided by three votes: 6
Votes decided by four votes: 4
Votes decided by five votes: 5
% votes decided by five or less votes: 3.3 %


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 Blake - D 16
Rep Kinner - R 12
Rep Madden - R 12
Rep Paxton - R 12
Rep Barlow - R 11
Rep Crank - R 11
Rep Furphy - R 11
Rep Haley - R 11
Rep Henderson - R 11
Rep Sweeney - R 11
Rep Freeman - D 11
Rep Harshman - R 10
Rep Kirkbride - R 10
Rep Obermueller - R 10
Rep Pownall - R 10
Rep Sommers - R 10
Rep Stith - R 9
Rep Wilson - R 9
Rep Zwonitzer-Dn - R 9
Rep Byrd - D 9
Rep Brown - R 8
Rep Court - R 8
Rep Flitner - R 8
Rep Hallinan - R 8
Rep Simpson-E - R 8
Rep Halverson - R 7
Rep MacGuire - R 7
Rep Piiparinen - R 7
Rep Walters - R 7
Rep Bovee - D 7
Rep Pelkey - D 7
Rep Burkhart - R 6
Rep Clausen - R 6
Rep Clem - R 6
Rep Eklund - R 6
Rep Eyre - R 6
Rep Lindholm - R 6
Rep Connolly - D 6
Rep Schwartz - D 6
Rep Biteman - R 5
Rep Larsen - R 5
Rep Lone - R 5
Rep Northrup - R 5
Rep Dayton-Selman - D 5
Rep Allen - R 4
Rep Gray - R 4
Rep Jennings - R 4
Rep Nicholas-B - R 4
Rep Olsen - R 4
Rep Salazar - R 4
Rep Gierau - D 4
Rep Blackburn - R 3
Rep Hunt - R 3
Rep Laursen - R 3
Rep Loucks - R 3
Rep Steinmetz - R 3
Rep Winters - R 3
Rep Edwards - R 2
Rep Miller - R 2
Rep Greear - R 1

Senate

Overall Transparency: 50.3 %


Votes decided by one vote: 2
Votes decided by two votes: 3
Votes decided by three votes: 3
Votes decided by four votes: 8
Votes decided by five votes: 3
% votes decided by five or less votes: 3.0 %


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 Hastert - D 9
Sen Anselmi-Dalton - D 6
Sen Rothfuss - D 3
Sen Anderson-JL - R 2
Sen Christensen - R 2
Sen Coe - R 2
Sen Driskill - R 2
Sen Ellis - R 2
Sen Agar - R 1
Sen Barnard - R 1
Sen Bebout - R 1
Sen Boner - R 1
Sen Bouchard - R 1
Sen Burns - R 1
Sen Case - R 1
Sen Landen - R 1
Sen Meier - R 1
Sen Moniz - R 1
Sen Nethercott - R 1
Sen Pappas - R 1
Sen Perkins - R 1
Sen Peterson - R 1
Sen VonFlatern - R 1
Sen Wasserburger - R 1

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