2012 Washington State Legislature – Candidate Ratings

Year
Race
Postion
Candidate
Rating
Incumbent
Interview
Questionaire
Website
Party
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 5 - Position 2David SpringAdequateNoYeshttp://www.springforhouse.com/ Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 5 - Position 2Chad MagendanzOutstandingNoYeshttp://www.Vote4Chad.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 5 - Position 2Ryan BurkettNot QualifiedNoYes
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 5Mark MulletVery GoodNoYeshttp://electmarkmullet.com/Democrat
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 5Bradley ToftGoodNoYeshttp://www.bradtoft.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 1Zachary HudginsOutstandingYesYeshttp://www.zackhudgins.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 1James FlynnAdequateNoYeshttp://www.electjimflynn.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 2Steven BergquistVery GoodNoYes http://www.Steve4house.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 2Stephanie BowmanVery GoodNoYeshttp://stephaniebowman.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 2Robert HollandGoodNoYeshttp://www.electrobholland.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 2Bobby VirkGoodNoYeshttp://virkforhouse.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 11 - Position 2Sarah WrightNot QualifiedNoYeshttp://www.sarahsanoywright.comRepublican
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 11Bob HasegawaVery GoodNoYeshttp://bobhasegawa.com/Democrat
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 11Kristin ThompsonAdequateNoYeshttp://www.electkristinthompson.com/Republican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 1Thom MacFarlaneGoodNoYeshttp://www.electthommacfarlane.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 1Roger FlygareVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.vote4rogerflygare.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 1Tony MooreVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.tonymoore2012.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 1Linda KochmarVery GoodNoYeshttp://lindakochmar.com/Republican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 1Gerald GallandNot QualifiedNoNoNo Questionairehttp://www.gallandstaterepresentative.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 2Roger FreemanGoodNoYesDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 2Rick HoffmanGoodNoYeshttp://rickhoffman2012.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 30 - Position 2Katrina AsayOutstandingYesYeshttp://votekatrinaasay.com/Republican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 32 - Position 1Randy J. HaydenAdequateNoYesNo Questionairehttp://randyhayden32.wordpress.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 32 - Position 1Cindy RyuVery GoodYesYeshttp://cindyryu.org/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 32 - Position 2Robert ReedyNot QualifiedNoYesNot ParticipatingRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 32 - Position 2Ruth Lecocq KagiOutstandingYesYeshttp://ruthkagi.orgDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 32 - Position 2Eric AlveyInsufficient Information to RateNoYesNo QuestionaireRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 33 - Position 1Tina OrwallOutstandingYesYeshttp://www.electtinaorwall.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 33 - Position 1Will BengeInsufficient Information to RateNoNoNo QuestionaireRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 34 - Position 1William GiammareseNo RatingNoYesDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 34 - Position 1Eileen CodyVery GoodYesNoNo Questionairehttp://www.eileencody.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 1Robert CanamarAdequateNoYes
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 1Leslie KleinNot QualifiedNoNoNot ParticipatingRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 1Reuven CarlyleOutstandingYesYeshttp://www.reuvencarlyle.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Ryan GabrielAdequateNoNoNo Questionairehttp://www.ryangabriel2012.com
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Sahar FathiVery GoodNoYeshttp://electsahar.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Noel FrameVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.noelframe.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Gael TarletonOutstandingNoYeshttp://www.voteforgael.org/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Evan ClifthorneGoodNoYeshttp://www.EvanClifthorne.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Brett PhillipsGoodNoYeshttp://brettphillips.orgDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 36 - Position 2Linde KnightonAdequateNoYeshttp://youremyboss.org/
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 37 - Position 2Tamra SmilanichAdequateNoNoNo Questionairehttp://www.electtamra.com
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 37 - Position 2Eric PettigrewVery GoodYesYeshttp://www.housedemocrats.wa.gov/roster/rep-eric-pettigrewDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 41 - Position 1Tim EavesVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.eaves4staterep.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 41 - Position 1Marcie MaxwellGoodYesYeshttp://www.marciemaxwell.org/Democrat
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 41Maureen A JudgeGoodNoYeshttp://www.maureenjudge.com/Democrat
2012Washington State SenateLegislative District 41Stephen LitzowVery GoodYesYeshttp://www.stevelitzow.com/Republican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 43 - Position 1Jamie PedersenOutstandingYesYeshttp://www.peopleforpedersen.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 43 - Position 2Frank ChoppOutstandingYesYeshttp://www.frankchopp.orgDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 43 - Position 2Gregory GadowNot QualifiedNoYeshttp://electgregorygadow.com/Independent
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 43 - Position 1Kshama SawantGoodNoYeshttp://www.votesawant.orgOther
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 45 - Position 1Roger GoodmanOutstandingYesNohttp://www.rogergoodman.org/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 45 - Position 1Jacob BondNot QualifiedNoNoNo Questionairehttp://www.vote4bond.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 45 - Position 1Joel HusseyVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.joelhussey.com/Republican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 45 - Position 2Jim ThatcherVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.ElectJimThatcher.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 45 - Position 2Lawrence SpringerVery GoodYesYeshttp://www.larryspringer.org/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 1Sylvester CannVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.sylvestercann.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 1Gerald PolletGoodYesYeshttp://gerrypollet.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Shelly CrockerVery GoodNoYeshttp://www.Shellycrocker.orgDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Sarajane SiegfriedtGoodNoYeshttp://sarajaneforhouse.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Jessyn FarrellVery GoodNoYeshttp://electjessyn.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Dusty HoerlerGoodNoYeshttp://www.dustyhoerler.orgDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Stanley LippmannNot QualifiedNoYeshttp://www.stanlippmann2012.comDemocrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 46 - Position 2Scott HodgesInsufficient Information to RateNoNoNo Questionairehttp://www.hodgesforyou46th.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 48 - Position 1Bill HirtNot QualifiedNoYeshttp://stopeastlinknow.blogspot.comRepublican
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 48 - Position 1Ross HunterVery GoodYesYeshttp://www.rosshunter.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 48 - Position 2Cyrus HabibVery GoodNoYeshttp://electcyrus.com/Democrat
2012Washington State House of RepresentativesLegislative District 48 - Position 2Hank MyersVery GoodNoYeshttp://electhankmyers.comRepublican

 

About the Municipal League Ratings

The ratings are not endorsements. They assess each candidate’s potential to be effective in office and ability to serve the community.

  • Outstanding – Has made numerous outstanding contributions requiring skills related to the office, is a path-finding and respected leader, brings knowledge and creativity to issues facing the office.
  • Very Good – Makes significant contributions, is a skilled builder of consensus, inspires confidence in the way he/she would serve, is thorough and attentive to issues.
  • Good – Has been active and effective in many roles, is capable of moving people to productive action, has strong record of participation in problem solving, shows satisfactory commitment to tackling issues.
  • Adequate – Has a record of participation and interest, is effective on specific issues, has provoked questions about suitability as an office holder, will need significant time/energy to fill gaps in knowledge.
  • Not Qualified – Doesn’t appear engaged, has a record that casts doubt on ability to be productive, hasn’t demonstrated ability to deal with responsibilities of office, has narrow focus, inflexible attitude or is otherwise troubling.