Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss his bills that are moving forward in the Senate, including his fish habitat legislation, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) screenings for foster...

April 12, 2019

On Wednesday, April 10, Rep. Tom Dent was taken to the hospital after experiencing some dizziness on the floor of the state House of Representatives. Emergency medical personnel were called and...

April 11, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss the House Democrats' 2019-2021 operating budget proposal, which would raise over $4 billion in new taxes and increase spending by 20...

April 5, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss his recent town hall meetings, and his concerns with the 2019-2020 House Democrats' operating budget proposal.

March 29, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss his bills that are in the Senate, and a presentation that he heard from the Future Farmers of America (FFA) that...

March 22, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss legislation regarding continuing education for workers at childcare centers, his bill relating to pesticide application safety, and his upcoming town halls.

March 15, 2019

The state House of Representatives has approved a measure that would authorize the state Department of Ecology to implement a California-style low carbon fuel standard. House Republicans voted no, saying it...

March 13, 2019

On Monday the state House of Representatives passed legislation that would establish a Pesticide Application Safety Committee. House Bill 1725, sponsored by Rep. Tom Dent, is the result of the pesticide...

March 12, 2019

The House of Representatives has approved legislation that would make sure all kids going into the state's foster care system get checked for traumatic brain injuries. Brian Messing reports from the...

March 12, 2019

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, and Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, are inviting community members to their town hall meetings on Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23. The lawmakers will provide a 2019 session...

March 11, 2019