Tony Moore (Washington)
|Washington House of Representatives, District 30a|
|President, Federal Way School Board|
|Federal Way School Board|
|2008 - Present|
|Date of birth||03/24/1964|
|Place of birth||Pasadena, CA|
|Profession||Wholesale tire broker|
Moore's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Supporting our Veterans
- Excerpt: "Our state must do what it can to help those veterans and their families. They have borne a heavy burden for us and we must meet our obligation to them."
- Controlling Spending
- Excerpt: "Our state government must live within its means, just as each household does. We cannot afford to waste tax dollars that are vitally needed for schools, transportation and social programs."
- Education Is the Paramount Duty of the State
- Excerpt: "The situation will continue to get worse as long as we don't consider education the "paramount duty" of state government -- as it says in our state constitution. Budget cuts have forced community colleges and universities to raise tuition rates, reducing the access to education."
Moore ran in the 2012 election for Washington House of Representatives, District 30a. Moore was defeated by Roger Flygare and Linda Kochmar in the August 7 blanket primary election. They face each other in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
- See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2010
|Washington State Senate, District 30 Republican Primary (2010)|
|Tracey Eide (D)||11,045||50.84%|
|Tony Moore (R)||10,682||49.16%|
Moore's website listed the following issues:
- Excerpt: "I will work to change our government policies so that businesses can begin hiring again. "
- Excerpt: "I ran for the Federal Way School Board and have been serving as Board President. We need to help our schools provide an effective education for all our children."
- Excerpt: "Something is seriously wrong if the Legislature is cutting funding for public schools and raising taxes at the same time. Where are the priorities? I will not vote to fund wasteful government spending. "
- Excerpt: "I intend to turn state government around so that it can keep its commitments to the community."
Moore has a wife, Trise, and two children, Anthony and Brianna.
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- Tony Moore, "Personal Views," accessed August 4, 2012
- Washington Secretary of State - 2012 Primary Candidates
- Washington Secretary of State, "August 07, 2012 Primary Results - Legislative - All Results," accessed August 15, 2012
- Washington Legislature Official primary results SOS
- Tony Moore's campaign website, Home
- Tony Moore, "Raising a Family in Federal Way," accessed August 4, 2012
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