Legislative District 30, State Representative Pos. 1 (2 Year Term) Candidates

Jamila Taylor (D)


Vote WA Candidate Profile

Party: Democrat


Main Issues/Priorities: Economic Recovery, Homelessness, Affordable Housing, Public Safety, and Quality Healthcare


Track Record  No elected experience - Attorney and Small Business Owner


Endorsements: 30th District Democrats, Alliance for Gun Responsibility, ARNPs United of Washington State, Asian Pacific Islander Americans for Civic Empowerment (APACE), ATU 587 , American Federation of Teachers Washington, AFL-CIO , Children’s Campaign Fund , Coalition for Racial Equality (South King and Pierce Counties) , Democrats for Diversity and Inclusion* 


PDC Campaign Finance Snapshot: 


Campaign starting balance: 0.00 ; Campaign Contributions: 167,250.95 ; 

Campaign Loans: $1,000.00 ; Total: $168,250.95 ; Expenditures: $81,010.66


Independent (3rd party) expenditures: 

For: $55,525.90 ; Against: 0.00 ; Pledges: 0.00 ; Debt: 0.00


Article Features: “TNT Endorses Taylor, Johnson in Washington Legislature 30th District” ; “One America Votes : Jamila Taylor” ; “WEA Representation Matters : Supporting Johnson and Taylor in Federal Way” ; “The Stranger : Jamila Taylor” ; “National Women’s Political Caucus of Washington : Jamila Taylor” ; “The Seattle Medium : Jamila Taylor” ; “FUSE Washington : Jamila Taylor” ; “Progressive Voters Guide : Jamila Taylor” ; “Attorney and Community Leader Running for State House of Representatives” 


Interviews: “FW Mirror : Candidate Q&A Jamila E. Taylor” ; “Seattle Medium Podcast : Jamila Taylor for 30th District Rep.” ; “The Skanner : Attorney Jamila Taylor Announces Run for State House of Representatives” 


Link to Platform: http://www.electjamilataylor.com/


*See Full List @ https://www.electjamilataylor.com/endorsements2020/

Martin Moore (R)


Vote WA Candidate Profile

Party:  Republican


Main Issues/Priorities: Seniors, Working Families, Education, Bipartisanship, & First Responder Support


Track Record: City of Federal Way Council Position #6 (2013 - Present); Land Use and Transportation Committee Member; Sound Cities Association Public Issues Committee Member

Recently Voted to Approve 

Second Amendment to the 2019 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan, Council Bill #782 Flood Damage Prevention, Washington State Patrol (WSP) Marijuana Eradication Grant 2020, Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program for 2019, 2020-2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement With Teamster Local Union No. 117 Representing Federal Way Police Commanders, CARES Act Allocation, Council Bill #778 Establishing the Mayor’s Emergency Powers*

Endorsements : Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters, Iron Workers Local 86, Operating Engineers Local 302, LiUNA Laborers Local 242, Communication Workers of America Union (Pacific Northwest Chapter), Associated Builders and Contractors of Western, Humane Voters of Washington, King County Republicans, 30th Legislative District Republicans, Log Cabin Republicans of Washington*


PDC Campaign Finance Snapshot: 


Campaign starting balance: $2,837.91; Campaign Contributions: $65,761.95 

Campaign Loans: $1,394.50; Total: $69,994.36; Expenditures: $40,338.57


Independent (3rd party) expenditures:

For: 0.00 ; Against: 0.00 ; Pledges: 0.00 ; Debt: 0.00


Articles/Features: “FW Council Member Moore Will Run for 30th District House Seat”; “City of Federal Way : Council Member Martin Moore” 


Interviews: “FW Mirror : Candidate Q&A Martin Moore”; “Auburn Examiner : Martin A. Moore” 


Link to Platform: http://www.votemoore.org/


*See Full List @ https://www.votemoore.org/endorsements/

*See Full History @ http://docs.cityoffederalway.com/WebLink/Browse.aspx?id=343447&dbid=0