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SB 5628 - Presidential Election by Popular Vote - Key Vote

Washington Key Votes

Timothy Sheldon voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (30-18) - (Key vote)

Title: Presidential Election by Popular Vote

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that includes Washington in an agreement among various states to award their presidential electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote.

Highlights:
- Takes effect when the majority of electoral votes are held by states that have joined in this agreement (sec. 3). - Substitute offered by the Senate Committee on Government Operations and Election.
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) - (Key vote)

Title: Presidential Election by Popular Vote

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