|Washington House Of Representatives 9a|
|2009 - Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||5|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Lewis-Clark State College|
|Place of birth||Seattle, WA|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Committee assignments
- 3 Elections
- 4 Campaign donors
- 5 Endorsements
- 6 Scorecards
- 7 Personal
- 8 Recent news
- 9 See also
- 10 External links
- 11 References
Fagan earned her B.S. in Business Management from Lewis-Clark College. Fagan has been the regional director for U.S. Senator Jim McClure and U.S. Senator Larry Craig, and worked on Capitol Hill for U.S. Senator Steve Symms. Fagan was director of public affairs for Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Fagan served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Higher Education|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fagan served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Education Appropriations and Oversight|
|• Higher Education|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Fagan served on the following committees:
|Washington Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Audit Review and Oversight|
|• Health and Human Services Appropriations|
|• Local Government and Housing|
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 Susan Fagan is unopposed in the primary.
Fagan ran in the 2012 election for Washington House of Representatives District 9a. Fagan ran unopposed in the blanket primary on August 7, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.
|Washington House of Representatives, District Primary (2010)|
|Susan Fagan (R)||20.771||100%|
In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan House candidates.
Comprehensive donor information for Fagan is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Fagan raised a total of $222,903 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 30, 2013.
|Susan Fagan's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Washington State House, District 9||$58,552|
|2010||Washington State House, District 9||$164,351|
|Grand Total Raised||$222,903|
2012Fagan won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Fagan raised a total of $58,552.
|Washington House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Susan Fagan's campaign in 2012|
|Premera Blue Cross||$1,800|
|Washington Beverage Association||$1,800|
|Building Industry Association Of Washington||$1,800|
|Washington Restaurant Association||$1,800|
|Washington Heath Care Association||$1,700|
|Total Raised in 2012||$58,552|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, a year in which Fagan was up for re-election, she collected $164,351 in donations.
Her largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Washington House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Susan Fagan's campaign in 2010|
|Premera Blue Cross||$2,500|
|Optometric Physicians Of Washington||$2,400|
|Building Industry Association Of Washington||$1,850|
|Total Raised in 2010||$164,351|
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. Fagan missed 0 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.
Fagan proposed a 10-year increase in state taxes and fees of $52.3 million, the 66th 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 Fagan voted on the specific pieces of legislation:
|2012 House Scorecard - Susan Fagan|
|Bill #6636 (Balanced budget requirement)||Bill #5967 (House Democrats budget)||Bill #6582 (Local transportation tax increases)||Bill #6378 (Pension reforms)|
Fagan has five grown children. Her husband passed away in 2007.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Susan + Fagan + Washington + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- Washington State Legislature
- Washington House of Representatives
- Washington House of Representatives Committees
- Washington Joint Committees
- Washington state legislative districts
- Susan Fagan's personal website
- Washington House Website - Rep. Fagan
- House Republican Website
- Profile from Open States
- Profile by Vote-USA
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Susan Fagan on Twitter
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010
- Re-elect Susan Fagan, "Campaign website," accessed April 16, 2014
- Washington Secretary of State, "2014 Candidates Who Have Filed," accessed May 20, 2014
- Washington Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed July 16, 2012
- Washington Public Disclosure Commission, "Contribution Limits," accessed April 16, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Fagan, Susan K," accessed September 30, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed April 16, 2014
- Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of Washington State Elected Officials and Leaders," February 13, 2012
- 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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