|Washington House Of Representatives District 14a|
|2009 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||5|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Central Washington College|
|Master's||Fort Wright College of the Holy Names|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Johnson served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs|
|• Higher Education|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johnson served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Early Learning and Human Services|
|• Health and Human Services Appropriations and Oversight|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Johnson served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Audit Review and Oversight|
|• Health and Human Services Appropriations|
Elections for the office of Washington House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 5, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was May 17, 2014. Incumbent Norm Johnson (R) is unopposed in the primary.
Johnson won re-election in the 2012 election for Washington House of Representatives District 14a. Johnson was unopposed in the blanket primary on August 7, 2012, and defeated Paul Spencer (D) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Washington House of Representatives, District 14a, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Norm Johnson Incumbent||63.9%||32,930|
Norm Johnson was re-elected to the Washington State House of Representatives District 14a. He was opposed by Scott Brumback in the August 17, 2010, primary. He defeated Michele Strobel (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Washington House of Representatives, District 14a General Election (2010)|
|Norm Johnson (R)||19,044|
|Michele Strobel (R)||17,229|
|Washington House of Representatives, District 14a Primary (2010)|
|Norm Johnson (R)||10,129||44.26%|
|Michele Strobel (R)||8,053||35.19%|
|Scott Brumback (D)||4,702||20.55%|
On November 4, 2008, Republican Norm Johnson won election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 14 receiving 53.24% of the vote (23,790 votes), defeating Democrat Vickie Ybarra who received 46.76% of the vote (20,895 votes).
|Washington House of Representatives, District 14(2008)|
|Norm Johnson (R)||23,790||53.24%|
|Courtney Cox (D)||20,895||46.76%|
In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan House candidates.
Comprehensive donor information for Johnson is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Johnson raised a total of $301,532 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 30, 2013.
|Norm Johnson's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Washington State House, District 14||$89,936|
|2010||Washington State House, District 14||$115,490|
|2008||Washington State House, District 14||$96,106|
|Grand Total Raised||$301,532|
2012Johnson won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Johnson raised a total of $89,936.
|Washington House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Norm Johnson's campaign in 2012|
|Premera Blue Cross||$1,800|
|Washington State Dental Association||$1,800|
|Washington Healthcare Association||$1,800|
|Washington Beverage Association||$1,800|
|Total Raised in 2012||$89,936|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Johnson was up for re-election, he collected $115,490 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Washington House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Norm Johnson's campaign in 2010|
|Muckleshoot Indian Tribe||$1,600|
|Washington Healthcare Association||$1,600|
|Premera Blue Cross||$1,600|
|Washington State Patrol Troopers Association||$1,600|
|Total Raised in 2010||$115,490|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Norm Johnson's 2008 campaign.
|House Republican Organizational CMTE of Washington||$17,400|
|Yakima County Republican Central CMTE||$2,000|
|Liberty Fund PAC||$1,600|
|Landmark Care Center||$1,300|
|Washington Healthcare Association||$1,200|
Missed Votes Report
In March 2014, Washington Votes, the state’s premier legislative information website, released its annual Missed Votes Report, which provides detailed missed roll call votes on bills for every state legislator during the 2014 legislative session. The 2014 regular session included a total of 515 votes in the State House and 396 in the State Senate, as well as 1,372 bills introduced total in the legislature and 237 bills passed. Out of all roll call votes, 90 individual legislators did not miss any votes. 3 individual legislators missed more than 50 votes. Johnson missed 44 votes in a total of 1211 roll calls.
- See also: Freedom Foundation's Big Spender List
The Freedom Foundation releases its Big Spender List annually. The Institute ranks all Washington legislators based on their total proposed tax and fee increases. To find each legislator’s total, the Institute adds up the 10-year tax increases or decreases, as estimated by Washington’s Office of Financial Management, of all bills sponsored or co-sponsored by that legislator.
Johnson proposed a 10-year increase in state taxes and fees of $178.6 million, the 52nd highest amount of proposed new taxes and fees of the 93 Washington state representatives on the Freedom Foundation’s 2012 Big Spender List.
The Freedom Foundation also 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 Johnson voted on the specific pieces of legislation:
|2012 House Scorecard - Norm Johnson|
|Bill #6636 (Balanced budget requirement)||Bill #5967 (House Democrats budget)||Bill #6582 (Local transportation tax increases)||Bill #6378 (Pension reforms)|
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Norm + Johnson + Washington + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
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- Washington House of Representatives - Rep. Johnson
- Profile from Open States
- Profile by Vote-USA
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed April 16, 2014
- Washington Secretary of State, "2014 Candidates Who Have Filed," accessed May 20, 2014
- C-SPAN, "AP Election Results - Washington State House of Representatives," accessed August 7, 2012
- Washington Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed July 16, 2012
- Washington Public Disclosure Commission, "Contribution Limits," accessed April 16, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Johnson, Norman M," accessed September 30, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed April 16, 2014
- Washington Policy Center, "2014 Missed Votes Report for Legislators Released," March 18, 2014
- Freedom Foundation, "2012 Big Spender List," accessed April 16, 2014
- My Freedom Foundation, "Home," accessed June 18, 2014
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