Curtis King

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Curtis King
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Washington State Senate District 14
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 9, 2017
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$42,106/year
Per diem$90/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2007
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Washington
Personal
Place of birthYakima, WA
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Curtis King is a Republican member of the Washington State Senate, representing District 14. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.[1]

Biography

King earned his BS in Math/Physics from the University of Washington. He has also earned his MBA. King works for a commercial cabinet company.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Washington Committee Assignments, 2013
Commerce & Labor
Rules
Transportation, Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2012

King ran in the 2012 election for Washington State Senate District 14. King ran unopposed in the blanket primary on August 7, 2012. He won in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

2008

On November 4, 2008, King ran unopposed and was re-elected for the Fourteenth District of the Washington State Senate receiving 36,984 votes.

King raised $238,217 for his campaign.[4]

Washington State Senate, District 14 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Curtis King (R) 36,984

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2008

In 2008, King collected $238,217 in donations.

Listed below are the top four contributors to his campaign. [5]

Donor Amount
Curtis King $4,300
Poppoff Inc. $2,200
Associated General Contractors of Washington $2,100
PacifiCorp $2,100

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. [6]

2012

King proposed a 10-year increase in state taxes and fees of $316.3 million, the 15th highest amount of proposed new taxes and fees of the 46 Washington state senators on the Freedom Foundation’s 2012 Big Spender List.[7]

Personal

King is married, has two grown children and one grandchild.

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Political offices
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