Lisa Brown (Washington legislator)
|Washington State Senate District 3|
|Majority Leader, Washington State Senate|
|Elections and appointments|
|Washington State House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||University of Illinois, 1974|
|Master's||University of Colorado, 1991|
|Ph.D.||University of Colorado, 1996|
|Birthday||October 9, 1956|
|Place of birth||Robinson, IL|
Brown earned her PhD in Economics from the University of Colorado in 1996 after receiving a B.A. from the University of Illinois in 1974, and a M.A. in Economics from the University of Colorado in 1991.
Brown was an associate professor for Eastern Washington University from 1981 to 2001, and as an associate professor in Organizational Leadership at Gonzaga University since 2001.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brown served on the following committees:
On November 4, 2008, Brown was re-elected for the Third District of the Washington State Senate receiving 30,893 votes.
Brown raised $393,282 for her campaign.
|Washington State Senate, District 3 (2008)|
|Lisa Brown (D)||30,893|
|John Moyna (I)||10,598|
In 2008, Brown collected $393,282 in donations.
Listed below are the top four contributors to her campaign.
|Washington State Building & Construction Trades Council||$2,300|
|Washington State Council of Police & Sheriffs||$2,200|
|Washington Education Association||$2,100|
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 Brown voted on the specific pieces of legislation:
|2012 Senate Scorecard - Lisa Brown|
|Bill #6636 (Balanced budget requirement)||Bill #5967 (Senate Republicans budget)||Bill #6582 (Local transportation tax increases)||Bill #6378 (Pension reforms)|
Brown is single.
- Lisa Brown's official campaign website
- Legislative profile of Brown on Project Vote Smart
- Biographical profile of Brown on Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2000, 1996, 1994, 1992
- Brown on Facebook
- Washington Votes profile for Brown
|Washington State Senate District 3
| Succeeded by|
Andy Billig (D)