- Send emails to your Washington state legislators asking them to continue their support for the National Popular Vote bill
- Send a letter-to-the-editor to newspapers in Washington state
- National Popular Vote’s Facebook page
- National Popular Vote’s Twitter page
On April 28, 2009, Governor Chris Gregoire signed the National Popular Vote bill, making Washington state the fifth state to enact bill.
A survey of 800 Washington state voters conducted on December 2-3, 2008 showed 77% overall support for a national popular vote for President. Support was 77% among independents, 85% among Democrats, and 68% among Republicans. By age, support was 80% among 18-29 year olds, 76% among 30-45 year olds, 76% among 46-65 year olds, and 78% for those older than 65. By gender, support was 84% among women and 69% among men. By race, support was 78% among whites (representing 87% of respondents), 57% among African-Americans (representing 4% of respondents), 60% among Hispanics (representing 1% of respondents), and 78% among Others (representing 7% of respondents). The survey had a margin of error of plus or minus 3 1/2%.