Scott White

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Scott White
Scott White.jpg
Washington State Senate District 46
Died
Term in office began
January 10, 2011
Term in office ended
October 21, 2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Educator
Scott White was a Democratic member of the Washington State Senate from January 10, 2011 until his death on October 21, 2011.[1] He was serving as Majority Whip at the time. White formerly was a member of the Washington House of Representatives and has represented District 46 since 2008. White served as an Assistant Majority Whip. He served as the chair of the 46th District Democrats from 2003 to 2007.

White was elected to the Washington State Senate in the 2010 election.

White was a part-time instructor of Public Policy for the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington. He was also a former Chief of Staff for the Metropolitan King County Council.[2]

White earned his B.A. in Political Science.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, White served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2010

Scott White was elected to the Washington State Senate District 46. He ran unopposed in the August 17, 2010 primary and in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3][4]

Washington State Senate, District 46 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott White (D) 40,542 100%
Washington State Senate, District 46 Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott White (D) 21,812 100%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Scott White won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 46 receiving 71.58% of the vote (42,410 votes), defeating Democrat Gerry Pollet who received 28.42% of the vote (16,842 votes).[5]

Washington House of Representatives, District 46(2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott White (D) 42,410 71.58%
Gerry Pollet (D) 16,842 28.42%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, White received $100,987 in campaign donations. The top contributors to the campaign are listed below.[6]

Washington State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Scott White's campaign in 2010
Washington State Dental Association$2,400
League Of Education Voters$2,000
Washington Beverage Association$1,600
Medimmune$1,600
Washington Federation Of State Employees$1,600
Total Raised in 2010 $100,987

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Scott White's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
House Democratic Campaign Committee of Washington $10,030
Washington State Dental Association $1,600
Seattle Fire Fighters Local 27 $1,600
Service Employees Healthcare 775NW $1,600
Broadband Communications Association of Washington $1,600

Personal

White and his wife, Alison, had two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ken Jacobsen
Washington State Senate District 46
2011–October 21, 2011
Succeeded by
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Political offices
Preceded by
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Washington House of Representatives District 46
2008–2010
Succeeded by
Dave Frockt