|Washington House Of Representatives District 17a|
|2009 - 2013|
|Per diem||$90/day per diem|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
Probst attended the University of Innsbruck, Austria. He then earned his Bachelor's in Government and International Relations from the University of Notre Dame.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Probst served on the following committees:
- Education Committee, Washington House of Representatives
- Education Appropriations and Oversight Committee, Washington House of Representatives, Vice Chair
- Higher Education Committee, Washington House of Representatives
- Rules Committee, Washington House of Representatives
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Probst served on the following committees:
- Community and Economic Development and Trade Committee, Washington State House
- Education Committee, Washington State House
- Education Appropriations Committee, Washington State House
- See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2012
Probst ran in the 2012 election for Washington State Senate, District 17. Probst ran unopposed in the August 7 blanket primary election and was defeated by incumbent Don Benton (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Washington State Senate, District 17, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Don Benton Incumbent||50.1%||27,538|
Tim Probst was re-elected to the Washington State House of Representatives District 17. He was unopposed in the August 17, 2010 primary. He defeated Republican Brian Peck in the November 2, 2010 general election.
|Washington House of Representatives, District 17a General Election (2010)|
|Tim Probst (D)||25,298|
|Brian Peck (R)||22,269|
|Washington House of Representatives, District 17a Primary (2010)|
|Brian Peck (R)||13,752||53.01%|
|Tim Probst ()||12,188||46.99%|
On November 4, 2008,Democrat Tim Probst won re-election to the Washington House of Representatives, District 17 receiving 55.83% of the vote (31,791 votes), defeating Republican Joseph James who received 44.17% of the vote (25,147 votes).
|Washington House of Representatives, District 17(2008)|
|Tim Probst (D)||31,791||55.83%|
|Joseph James (R)||25,147||44.17%|
In 2010, a year in which Probst was up for re-election, he collected $247,882 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Washington House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Tim Probst's campaign in 2010|
|House Democratic Campaign Committee||$38,151|
|House Democratic Campaign Cmte Of Washington||$34,000|
|Washington State Democratic Party||$30,222|
|Clark County Democratic Central Cmte||$8,600|
|Total Raised in 2010||$247,882|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Tim Probst's 2008 campaign.
|House Democratic Campaign CMTE of Washington||$33,533|
|Washington State Democratic Party||$30,956|
|Clark County Central Democratic CMTE||$6,500|
|Clark County Democratic Central CMTE||$3,500|
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 Probst voted on the specific pieces of legislation:
|2012 House Scorecard - Tim Probst|
|Bill #6636 (Balanced budget requirement)||Bill #5967 (House Democrats budget)||Bill #6582 (Local transportation tax increases)||Bill #6378 (Pension reforms)|
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Tim + Probst + Washington + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Tim Probst on LinkedIn
- Project vote Smart - Rep. Probst
- C-SPAN, "AP Election Results - Washington State Senate," accessed August 7, 2012
- Washington Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- Washington Legislature Official primary results SOS
- Washington State Election Results
- Washington Public Disclosure Commission "Contribution Limits"
- 2010 campaign contributions
- Freedom Foundation "Legislative Voting Record," Accessed October 10, 2013
|Washington House of Representatives District 17
| Succeeded by|
Monica Stonier (D)
State of Washington
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