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Dan Kristiansen

39th District
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About Dan

Rep. Dan Kristiansen has served in the Washington State House of Representatives since 2003, and is the leader of the House Republican Caucus. Born in Snohomish County, Dan and his wife, Janis, along with their three children, have made their home in the greater Snohomish/Monroe area for more than 25 years. In addition to spending time with his family, Dan enjoys traveling, camping, and exploring the outdoors.

Working for many years in the private sector, Dan has extensive experience with company budgets, fiscal planning, employee management, project coordination and dealing with state agencies as a small business manager/owner.

Graduate of Shorecrest High School, Shoreline, WA; attended Shoreline Community College.


  • Business Champion - Joint Government Affairs Committee from the Monroe, Everett and South Snohomish County Chambers
  • Washington Fire Commissioners Association - Legislator Award for "dedicated service and commitment"
  • Washington Farm Bureau – “Friend of Farm Bureau” on his exemplary voting record
  • Association of Washington Business award
  • Free Enterprise Award
  • Honorary Camp Director for Camp Access
  • Speedy Award from Paralyzed Veterans of America in recognition of his significant contributions to the veteran and disabled community

Recent News:

  • Representative Dan Kristiansen re-elected Leader of the Washington State House Republicans
  • Rep. Dan Kristiansen: Who is representing small business on the governor’s new Carbon Emissions Reduction Task Force?
  • Rep. Dan Kristiansen’s ‘Legislation in Focus’- House Bills 2261 and 2262: Show your work, state agencies!
  • Rep. Dan Kristiansen’s ‘Legislation in Focus’ – House Bill 2493 and Senate Bill 5123: Helping agriculture contribute to Washington’s economy
  • Rep. Dan Kristiansen’s ‘Legislation in Focus’ – House Bill 2744: Supporting our veterans and their businesses
  • Dan Kristiansen
    In the News:

  • City: Kristiansen talks U.S. 2, economic recovery to city council (Monroe Monitor)
  • Lawmakers have plenty to do before session ends Thursday (The Everett Herald)
  • GOP House minority leader calming the waters (The Seattle Times)
  • Wash. House Republicans name new leader (The Seattle Times)
  • Bertha, 520 troubles hurt hopes for transportation-tax deal (The Seattle Times)
  • Watch:

    My interview on TVW about the 2014 session and issues which will be discussed:

    Watch my Comcast Newsmakers interview discussing the 2014 legislative session:


  • House Republicans choose leadership team; Kristiansen elected top leader (audio)
  • Rep. Dan Kristiansen talks on KTTH Radio about Republican gains, expectations in the 2015 session (audio)
  • House Republican Leader Rep. Dan Kristiansen discusses Republican gains during the election with KVI’s John Carlson (audio)
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