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Jay Inslee on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jay Inslee on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 37% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

Senate:

WA 2012: 2012 WA Senate Debates


Michael Baumgartner on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for Michael Baumgartner on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Maria Cantwell on Corporations
Democratic Jr Senator (WA): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Maria Cantwell on other issues.
  • Voted NO on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 39% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 86% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Patty Murray on Corporations
Democratic Sr Senator (WA): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Patty Murray on other issues.
  • Voted YES on repealing tax subsidy for companies which move US jobs offshore. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted NO on reforming bankruptcy to include means-testing & restrictions. (Mar 2005)
  • Voted YES on restricting rules on personal bankruptcy. (Jul 2001)
  • Rated 43% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 86% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

House:


Suzan DelBene on Corporations
Democrat (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Suzan DelBene on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Doc Hastings on Corporations
Republican Representative (WA-4): Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Doc Hastings on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 97% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Repeal ObamaCare reporting requirements for small business. (Jan 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Denny Heck on Corporations
Democrat (District 10): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Denny Heck on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Jaime Herrera on Corporations
Republican (District 3): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Jaime Herrera on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Expand lending caps for credit unions to small business. (Jul 2011)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Derek Kilmer on Corporations
Democrat (District 6): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Derek Kilmer on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Supports tax incentives for job creation. (Sep 2012)
Rick Larsen on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-2): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Rick Larsen on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 50% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Jim McDermott on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-7): Click here for 8 full quotes OR click here for Jim McDermott on other issues.
  • Voted NO on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 21% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
  • Sponsored enforcing against corporate offshore tax haven banking. (Apr 2013)
Cathy McMorris-Rodgers on Corporations
Republican: Click here for 4 full quotes OR click here for Cathy McMorris-Rodgers on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
David Adam Smith on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-9): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for David Adam Smith on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 50% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Christine Gregoire on Corporations
Democratic WA Governor: Click here for Christine Gregoire on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Norm Dicks on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-6): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Norm Dicks on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 38% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Jay Inslee on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-1): Click here for 7 full quotes OR click here for Jay Inslee on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 37% by the US COC, indicating a mixed business voting record. (Dec 2003)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 100% by UFCW, indicating an anti-management/pro-labor record. (May 2012)
Dave Reichert on Corporations
Republican Representative (WA-8): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Dave Reichert on other issues.
  • Voted YES on workforce training by state block grants & industry partners. (Mar 2013)
  • Voted NO on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted NO on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Screen imports & ban lead in children's products. (Feb 2008)
  • Rated 14% by UFCW, indicating a pro-management voting record. (May 2012)
Gary Locke on Corporations
Former Democratic Governor (1997-2004); Cabinet (Commerce): Click here for Gary Locke on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jennifer Dunn on Corporations
Republican (Until 2004) (District 8): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Jennifer Dunn on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 93% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Slade Gorton on Corporations
Republican Senator (Former): Click here for Slade Gorton on other issues.
    No stance on record.
George Nethercutt on Corporations
2004 former Republican challenger; US Representative: Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for George Nethercutt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
George Nethercutt on Corporations
Republican (Until 2004) (District 5): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for George Nethercutt on other issues.
  • Voted YES on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Voted YES on Bankruptcy Overhaul requiring partial debt repayment. (Mar 2001)
  • Rated 100% by the US COC, indicating a pro-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Linda Smith on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 3): Click here for the full quote OR click here for Linda Smith on other issues.
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
Randy Tate on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 9): Click here for Randy Tate on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Rick White on Corporations
Republican Former (1994-) (District 1): Click here for Rick White on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Brian Baird on Corporations
Democratic Representative (WA-3): Click here for 5 full quotes OR click here for Brian Baird on other issues.
  • Voted YES on letting shareholders vote on executive compensation. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on more funding for nanotechnology R&D and commercialization. (Jul 2009)
  • Voted YES on allowing stockholder voting on executive compensation. (Apr 2007)
  • Voted NO on replacing illegal export tax breaks with $140B in new breaks. (Jun 2004)
  • Rated 33% by the US COC, indicating an anti-business voting record. (Dec 2003)
Bruce Guthrie on Corporations
Libertarian Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Bruce Guthrie on other issues.
  • Reduce government regulation of the private sector. (Oct 2006)
Brad Klippert on Corporations
Republican Challenger: Click here for Brad Klippert on other issues.
    No stance on record.
John Koster on Corporations
Republican Challenger 2010 (District 2): Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Koster on other issues.
  • With lower taxes, businesses can invest and create jobs. (Nov 2010)
Mike McGavick on Corporations
Republican challenger: Click here for Mike McGavick on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jack Metcalf on Corporations
Republican (District 2): Click here for Jack Metcalf on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Dino Rossi on Corporations
Republican Challenger (2010): Click here for Dino Rossi on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Al Swift on Corporations
Democrat (retired 1994) (District 2): Click here for Al Swift on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Jolene Unsoeld on Corporations
Democrat (retired 1994) (District 3): Click here for Jolene Unsoeld on other issues.
    No stance on record.

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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