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DentPAC and grassroots dentists invite you to attend a fundraiser for gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee Thursday, June 21 at 5:30 pm. This follows a similar fundraiser for Republican Gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna last month. Here are the event details:

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Delta Dental to Cut Payments to Dentists in Connecticut and New Jersey

The following story was published last week on The entire story is posted below or can be read at

Delta Dental to cut payments to NJ, Conn. dentists
By Donna Domino, Features Editor

June 1, 2012 -- New Jersey and Connecticut are the latest states to be hit with reductions in reimbursements by Delta Dental within the last year.

Delta Dental announced it will to cut payments to New Jersey and Connecticut dentists by 4% to 5% in 2013. Delta cut reimbursement rates for Idaho and Washington dentists last year.

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2012 PNDC: Pre-registration ends June 8

If you have colleagues who are planning to attend the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference and have not registered yet, it's not too late! While online registration is now closed, attendees can still submit a paper registration form and pick up their conference materials at the Will Call desk on-site.

Please access the registration form here. We are looking forward to another great conference!

Do you want to add someone to your current registration? Did you forget to sign up for a workshop? Email Danielle at


WSDA Declines Invitation to Meet with Dwyer

Dear WSDA Membership,

Recently, there have been several invitations to Officers and staff of the WSDA to have dinner with Jim Dwyer, CEO of Washington Dental Service. The stated reasons were to open lines of communication and to get to know Mr. Dwyer. These invitations have been declined.

The WSDA is clearly on

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