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Key Votes

Brad Klippert's Voting Records on Issue: Housing and Property

Full Name: Brad A. Klippert
Office: State House (WA) - 8 Position 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for State House - 8 Position 1
Primary Aug. 5, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kim; 3 Children: Alexis, Aubrey, Mason
Birth Date: 06/27/1957
Birth Place: Sunnyside, WA
Home City: Kennewick, WA
Religion: Evangelical Christian/Pentecostal Protestant

Washington Key Votes

Date Bill No. Bill Title Outcome Vote
June 13, 2013 HB 2075 Amends Estate Tax Laws Bill Passed - House
(53 - 33)
Nay
May 30, 2013 HB 2064 Amends Estate Tax Laws Bill Passed - House
(51 - 40)
Nay

About the Selection and Descriptions of Key Votes

Project Vote Smart provides easy access to Congressional and State voting records and maintains a collection of key votes grouped by issue. Key votes typically include the initial passage of legislation and final conference report vote versions (the compromised versions of bills passed in separate House and Senate versions). Vote Smart uses the following criteria to select key votes:

  1. The vote should be helpful in portraying how a member stands on a particular issue
  2. The vote should be clear for any person to understand
  3. The vote has received media attention
  4. The vote was passed or defeated by a very close margin
  5. Occasionally, if a specific bill is consistently inquired about on the Voter's Research Hotline, the vote will be added

Descriptions of the votes are written by Vote Smart staff and based on information included in the Congressional Record, State House Journals, or Senate Journals, with additional background information from newspapers, magazines, etc. Vote Smart provides summaries for each selected key vote. The summary does not necessarily reflect the final version of the bill.

The Key Votes Program follows Project Vote Smart's strict policies, procedures and structure that guarantee absolute impartiality and accuracy. In order to ensure that all Key Votes are non-partisan in their selection and language, each is approved by a group of over 160 political scientists and journalists from all fifty states.

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