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Steve Tharinger

Democratic — Representative — District 24
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Steve Tharinger represents House District 24 in the Washington House, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 598 bills.

2010 69957.56
2012 41219.0

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



News and Blog Coverage

Capitol Buzz: Oct. 17, 2014

www.houserepublicans.wa.gov AGRICULTURE & WATER Forum to address farm worker issues (Yakima Herald-Republic) Methow irrigators: From contention to collaboration (Wenatchee World) BORDER STATES New $2.5 million Monsanto donation puts Oregon GMO labeling on verge of state’s costliest ever ballot measure (Oregonian) EDITORIAL: At last, Kitzhaber tells voters that Cylvia Hayes won’t ...

Nelson, 25 other legislators ask state to list toxic flame retardants as ‘Chemicals of High Concern.’

Sen. Nelson, joined by 25 other legislators, this week wrote the state Department of Ecology, asking that Tris flame retardants be listed as "Chemicals of High Concern." The designation would require companies using the toxic flame retardants to report to the state. In the letter, she cites revelations in the ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 2214

    Increasing academic rigor and streamlining assessment requirements for high school students.

  • HB 2158

    Relating to modifying taxing authority of special purpose taxing districts.

  • HB 2154

    Relating to providing revenue flexibility, assistance, and options to cities and counties to promote fiscal sustainability.

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  • HB 2157

    Relating to improving the fiscal health of local governments to ensure the continued provision of vital public services and high quality of life in Washington communities.

  • HB 2153

    Relating to improving the ability of cities and counties to keep pace with service delivery demands through revenue reforms.

  • HB 2155

    Relating to local government finance.

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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