|Washington House Of Representatives District 5a|
|2004 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||10|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Creighton University, 1988|
|J.D.||Gonzaga University School of Law, 1997|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Committee assignments
- 3 Issues
- 4 Elections
- 5 Campaign donors
- 6 Scorecards
- 7 Personal
- 8 Recent news
- 9 External links
- 10 References
Rodne earned his B.A. in Philosophy from Creighton University in 1988. He went on to receive his J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law in 1997. Rodne is an attorney. He is a General Counsel for King County Public Hospital District Number 4, and has experience in the firms Peick and Associates, O'Brien, Barton, Wieck and Joe, and Gulliford, McGaughey and Dunlap Professional Limited Liability Company. Rodne was a member of the Snoqualmie City Council from 2001 to 2004. He has also worked for the Chief Justice of the Nevada Supreme Court as a law clerk. From 1989 to 1993, he served in the United States Marine Corps as an Officer. He the served as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2003.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Rodne served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Health Care and Wellness|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rodne served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Local Government|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Rodne served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Financial Institutions and Insurance|
Rodne ran in the 2012 election for Washington House of Representatives District 5a. Rodne ran unopposed in the blanket primary on August 7, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.
Jay Rodne was re-elected to the Washington State House of Representatives District 5a. He was opposed by Democrat Gregory Hoover in the August 17, 2010 primary and defeated him in the November 2, 2010 general election.
|Washington House of Representatives, District 5a General Election (2010)|
|Jay Rodne (R)||38,029|
|Gregory Hoover (D)||25,575|
|Washington House of Representatives, District 5a Primary (2010)|
|Jay Rodne (R)||20,059||61.03%|
|Gregory Hoover (D)||12,809||38.97%|
On November 4, 2008, Republican Jay Rodne won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 5 receiving 59.71% of the vote (41,630 votes), defeating Democrat Jon Viebrock who received 40.29% of the vote (28,089 votes).
|Washington House of Representatives, District 5(2008)|
|Jay Rodne (R)||41,630||59.71%|
|Jon Viebrock (D)||28,089||40.29%|
In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan House candidates.
Comprehensive donor information for Rodne is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Rodne raised a total of $450,291 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 30, 2013.
|Jay Rodne's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Washington State House, District 5||$65,576|
|2010||Washington State House, District 5||$94,531|
|2008||Washington State House, District 5||$82,950|
|2006||Washington State House, District 5||$59,256|
|2004||Washington State House, District 5||$147,978|
|Grand Total Raised||$450,291|
2012Rodne won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Rodne raised a total of $65,576.
|Washington House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jay Rodne's campaign in 2012|
|Washington State Auto Dealers Association||$1,800|
|Credit Union Legislative Action Fund||$1,800|
|Bank Of America||$1,800|
|Washington Indian Gaming Association||$1,800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$65,576|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Rodne was up for re-election, he collected $94,531 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Washington House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Jay Rodne's campaign in 2010|
|Liberty Mutual Group Inc||$2,400|
|Washington Mult-Family Housing Assoc||$1,600|
|Washington State Hospital Association||$1,600|
|Washington Indian Gaming Association||$1,600|
|Total Raised in 2010||$94,531|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Jay Rodne's 2008 campaign.
|Spokane County Republican Central CMTE||$2,650|
|Spokane County Republican Party||$2,000|
|Washington State Veterinary Medical Association||$1,600|
|Mines Mangagement Inc||$1,600|
The Freedom Foundation issued its 2012 Informed Voter Guide for Washington State voters, including a legislative score card documenting how Washington State legislators voted upon bills the Foundation deemed important legislation. The legislation analyzed covered budget, taxation, and pension issues. A sign indicates a bill more in line with the Foundation's stated goals, and a sign indicates a bill out of step with the Foundation's values. Here's how Rodne voted on the specific pieces of legislation:
|2012 House Scorecard - Jay Rodne|
|Bill #6636 (Balanced budget requirement)||Bill #5967 (House Democrats budget)||Bill #6582 (Local transportation tax increases)||Bill #6378 (Pension reforms)|
Rodne and his wife, Heidi, have two children.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Jay + Rodne + Washington + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- Jay Rodne's personal website
- Washington House of Representatives - Rep. Rodne
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Rodne
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Washington State Elected Officials and Leaders," February 13, 2012
- Washington Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Candidates," retrieved July 16, 2012
- Washington Legislature Official primary results SOS
- Washington State Election Results
- Washington Public Disclosure Commission "Contribution Limits"
- Follow the Money, "Rodne, Jay R," accessed September 30, 2013
- 2010 campaign contributions
- Freedom Foundation "Legislative Voting Record," Accessed October 10, 2013
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