Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


More than 150 years ago when the United States was looking to expand their peacetime military after the Civil War, the hotly debated issue concerned the inclusion of African-Americans in the Army. It...

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses his legislation that passed through the House, including a bill to bring power generators to the irrigation canals in his district.

A measure that would give irrigation districts the authority to enter into private-public partnerships unanimously passed the state House of Representatives recently. Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, prime-sponsor of House Bill 1578, says it is...

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks with Glenn Vaagen on the Washington Ag. Network about legislation that would promote the Washington Beef Commission and its industry. Dent also discusses a bill...

  House Bill 1924, sponsored by Rep. Tom Dent to assist small forest landowners in reducing wildfire risk on their property recently passed the state House of Representatives. The bill would exempt...

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, are holding an hour-long telephone town hall on Monday, March 13, at 6 p.m. The program is similar to a call-in radio...

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses his bill that recently passed the house floor and will help address issues with elk in his district. Also discusses a resolution that honors buffalo...

Legislation that would direct the Washington State Beef Commission to take action on promoting the health of cattle and improving the transparency of its financial operations passed out of the state...

A bill that would create a special Washington aviation license plate flew out of the House of Representatives Tuesday. John Sattgast reports from the state Capitol.

A bill that would require the state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) to reduce documentation and paperwork requirements for behavioral health services passed off the House floor on Wednesday....