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Ruth Kagi

Democratic — Representative — District 32
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Ruth Kagi represents House District 32 in the Washington House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 495 bills.

1998 72616.6
2000 34692.0
2002 46344.16
2004 48510.0
2006 50030.0
2008 40595.0
2010 67940.0
2012 59284.5

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.



News and Blog Coverage

Guns, taxes and football: things Inslee said Friday

With the first week of the legislative session in the bag, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee held a news conference Friday morning to give his thoughts on guns, taxes, football and other issues. The highlights: 1. The governor said he supports legislation to provide a one-year "cooling off" period before elected ...

NRA intends to lobby against new background-check law

Washington state voters this month approved -- by a wide margin -- the expansion of gun-purchase background checks to private sales and transfers. Now that Initiative 594 has passed, gun-rights supporters are shifting gears from working to defeat a proposal to opposing a new law. Opponents have claimed the law ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 2220

    Increasing amounts families receiving temporary assistance for needy families benefits may retain from earned income and child support payments.

  • HB 2224

    Investing in education and essential public services by modifying and improving the fairness of Washington's excise tax system by enacting an excise tax on capital gains, narrowing or eliminating tax preferences, reinstating a previously expired business and occupation surtax while increasing the small business tax credit, and implementing marketplace fairness in Washington.

  • HB 2193

    Modifying the property tax exemption for property used to provide housing for eligible persons with developmental disabilities.

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  • HB 2183

    Concerning a curriculum for the prevention of sexual abuse for grades K-12.

  • HB 2161

    Concerning the school construction assistance program.

  • HR 4613

    Recognizing Japanese-American internees and World War II veterans.

Recent Votes

HB 1919

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8990.0
•••No: 99.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 2046

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 98100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 2055

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9798.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1940

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6970.0
•••No: 2929.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1977

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5859.0
•••No: 4040.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1646

Final Passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5556.0
•••No: 4343.0
•••Other: 00.0
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