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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Blake earned his AS in Forestry from Grays Harbor Community College. He went on to receive his B.S. in Environmental Studies from Evergreen State College.  
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Blake earned his A.S. in Forestry from Grays Harbor Community College. He went on to receive his B.S. in Environmental Studies from Evergreen State College.  
  
 
Blake has also worked as a Contract Forester for the Weyerhaeuser Company. He also worked for the Department of Corrections as Environmental Specialist III.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Blake]</ref>
 
Blake has also worked as a Contract Forester for the Weyerhaeuser Company. He also worked for the Department of Corrections as Environmental Specialist III.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Blake]</ref>
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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Washington House of Representatives elections, 2008]]''
 
On November 4, 2008, Democrat Brian Blake won re-election to the [[Washington House of Representatives]], District 19 receiving 100.00% of the vote (39,521 votes).<ref>[http://wei.secstate.wa.gov/osos/en/PreviousElections/2008/Pages/2008GeneralElection.aspx Washington State Election Results]</ref>
 
On November 4, 2008, Democrat Brian Blake won re-election to the [[Washington House of Representatives]], District 19 receiving 100.00% of the vote (39,521 votes).<ref>[http://wei.secstate.wa.gov/osos/en/PreviousElections/2008/Pages/2008GeneralElection.aspx Washington State Election Results]</ref>
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan [[Washington State House of Representatives|House]] candidates.<ref>[http://www.pdc.wa.gov/public/page2.aspx?c1=0&c2=159 ''Washington Public Disclosure Commission'' "Contribution Limits"]</ref>
 
In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan [[Washington State House of Representatives|House]] candidates.<ref>[http://www.pdc.wa.gov/public/page2.aspx?c1=0&c2=159 ''Washington Public Disclosure Commission'' "Contribution Limits"]</ref>
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|office2004 = [[Washington House of Representatives elections, 2004|Washington State House, District 19]]
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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===2010===
 
===2010===
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51707 Project Vote Smart biography]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107577 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79393 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=69894 2004]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=142623 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=117844 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=107577 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=79393 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=69894 2004]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 20:54, 30 September 2013

Brian Blake
Brian Blake.jpg
Washington House Of Representatives 19b
Incumbent
In office
2002 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 12
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$42,106/year
Per diem$90/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedDecember 2002
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sEvergreen State College
Associate'sGrays Harbor Community College
Personal
ProfessionForester
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brian Blake is a Democratic member of the Washington State House of Representatives, representing District 19. He was first appointed to the chamber in December 2002.

Biography

Blake earned his A.S. in Forestry from Grays Harbor Community College. He went on to receive his B.S. in Environmental Studies from Evergreen State College.

Blake has also worked as a Contract Forester for the Weyerhaeuser Company. He also worked for the Department of Corrections as Environmental Specialist III.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Blake served on the following committees:

Washington Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources, Chair
Business and Financial Services
Government Accountability and Oversight

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Blake served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Washington House of Representatives elections, 2012

Blake won re-election in the 2012 election for Washington House of Representatives District 19b. Blake ran unopposed in the blanket primary on August 7, 2012 and defeated write-in candidate Tim Sutinen in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Washington House of Representatives, District 19b, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Blake Incumbent 57.9% 31,266
     Independent Tim Sutinen 42.1% 22,740
Total Votes 54,006

2010

See also: Washington State House of Representatives elections, 2010

Brian Blake was re-elected to the Washington State House of Representatives District 19. He ran unopposed in the August 17, 2010 primary. He defeated Tim Sutinen (Lower Taxes party) in the November 2, 2010 general election.[3]

Washington House of Representatives, District 19b General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Brian Blake (D) 23,354
Tim Sutinen (Lower Taxes Party) 21,201
Washington House of Representatives, District 19b Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Brian E. Blake (D) 15,615 55.81%
Green check mark transparent.png Tim Sutinen (Lower Taxes) 12,362 44.19%

2008

See also: Washington House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Brian Blake won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 19 receiving 100.00% of the vote (39,521 votes).[4]

Washington House of Representatives, District 19(2008)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Brian Blake (D) 39,521 100.00%

Campaign donors

In Washington, there is a $1,600 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan House candidates.[5] Comprehensive donor information for Blake is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Blake raised a total of $549,313 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 30, 2013.[6]

Brian Blake's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Washington State House, District 19 Won $150,233
2010 Washington State House, District 19 Won $73,363
2008 Washington State House, District 19 Won $68,811
2006 Washington State House, District 19 Won $59,540
2004 Washington State House, District 19 Won $197,366
Grand Total Raised $549,313

2012

Blake won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Blake raised a total of $150,233.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Blake was up for re-election, he collected $73,363 in donations.[7]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Brian Blake's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Washington Indian Gaming Association $1,600
Washington Beverage Association $1,600
Wal-Mart $1,600
Weyerhaeuser Co $1,600
Washington State Dental Association $1,600

Scorecards

Freedom Foundation

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. [8]

2012

Blake proposed a 10-year increase in state taxes and fees of $75.6 million, the 56th highest amount of proposed new taxes and fees of the 93 Washington state representatives on the Freedom Foundation’s 2012 Big Spender List.[9]

Personal

Blake has a wife, Debra Thomas-Blake.

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