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This Website Provides Concise Information on the Washington State Legislature

Washington Votes gives users instant access to concise and objective descriptions of every single bill, amendment, and vote that takes place in the Washington legislature. Unlike other bill tracking utilities, Washington Votes includes all legislative actions are described - not just those selected by a particular interest group. It is searchable by legislator, keyword, and some 50 subject categories, so users can create their own custom "voting record guide."

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The purpose of WashingtonVotes.org is to inform citizens, community leaders, business people, media, and public officials about legislation that affects their families, schools, jobs and communities. The site empowers citizens to take a more active part in the legislative process, and hold their elected legislators accountable.

WashingtonVotes.org is a free public service of Washington Policy Center, an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit research and educational organization that does not lobby or endorse candidates. WashingtonVotes is completely funded by private donations; we do not receive any government funding. The majority of its support is from private individuals. All bill summaries are completely independent and non-ideological and we have received endorsements from legislators from both major political parties, as well as media outlet and other groups that follow legislation in our state.

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The purpose of WashingtonVotes.org is to inform citizens, community leaders, business people, media, and public officials about legislation that affects their families, schools, jobs and communities. The site empowers citizens to take a more active part in the legislative process, and hold their elected legislators accountable.

WashingtonVotes.org is a free public service of Washington Policy Center (WPC), an independent, non-partisan, non-profit research and educational organization that does not lobby or endorse candidates. WashingtonVotes.org is completely funded by private donations; we do not receive any government funding. The majority of its support is from private individuals.

WPC or WashingtonVotes.org does not release, sell, or otherwise distribute (nor has it ever released, sold, or otherwise distributed) the names or addresses of our customers or contributors, except as required by law.

How to Contact the Washington Policy Center:

• e-mail: wpc@washingtonpolicy.org • mail: PO Box 3643, Seattle, WA 98124-3643

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• e-mail: wavotes@wavotes.org

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