Ralph, Dana - Alleged violations of RCW 42.17A in 2015 Kent City Council campaign
Case #14848 Respondent name:
There were two complaints filed against Dana Ralph, a candidate for Kent City Council in 2015 and Mayor of Kent in 2017,alleging violations of RCW 42.17A, by failing to file timely and accurate contribution and expenditure reports, using campaign contributions for personal purposes, failing to report in kind contributions, and making prohibited transfers of contributions to another campaign.
PDC staff found no evidence of a material violation that would require conducting a more formal investigation into the two complaints or pursuing enforcement action in this instance, and PDC staff dismissed these two matters, PDC Cases 14848 & 14921, in accordance with RCW 42.17A.755(1).
Case Closed with No Evidence of Violations (Resolved 12/17/2018)
Area of Law:
RCW 42.17A.205, RCW 42.17A.235, RCW 42.17A.320, RCW 42.17A.425, RCW 42.17A.430, RCW 42.17A.445, RCW 42.17A.555