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Rockefeller is an attorney. He earned his BA from Yale University. He went on to earn his JD from Harvard Law School.
Rockefeller has worked as a legislative assistant for the United States House of Representatives. He has also worked as an education aide for Washington Governor John Spellman. He was employed at the United States Department of Education but is now retired.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rockefeller was appointed to the following committees:
- Environment, Water & Energy Committee, Washington State Senate, Chair
- Rules Committee, Washington State Senate
- Ways and Means Committee, Washington State Senate
On November 4, 2008, Rockefeller was re-elected for the 23nd District of the Washington State Senate receiving 40,128 votes.
Rockefeller raised $163,558 for his campaign.
|Washington State Senate, District 23 (2008)|
|Phil Rockefeller (D)||40,128|
|Connie Lord (R)||24,701|
In 2008, Rockefeller collected $163,558 in donations.
Listed below are the top four contributors to his campaign. 
|Broadband Communications Association of W||$1,600|
|Washington State Hospital Association||$1,600|
|Washington Federation of State Employees||$1,600|
Rockefeller and his wife Anita have three children.
- Phil Rockefeller on the Washington State Senate website
- Rockefeller state-sponsored website
- Legislative profile of Rockefeller on Project Vote Smart
- Biographical profile of Rockefeller on Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998, 1996
- Campaign website
- Washington Votes profile of Rockefeller
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