Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


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

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses his legislation including HB 1187 regarding conservation districts, HB 1561, which alters the makeup of the Department of Children, Youth, and Families, and HB 1457...

March 8, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Glenn Vaagen on Washington Ag Network to discuss livestock ID legislation, pesticide application safety legislation, rangeland fire protection, and a fish habitat bill.

March 7, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, sits down with TVW to discuss the U.S. presidents he admires most and his legislative priorities.

March 6, 2019

On Tuesday, the state House of Representatives passed two bills sponsored by 13th District Rep. Tom Dent. House Bill 1866 would give childcare centers until August 1, 2024, to comply with...

March 6, 2019

A bill that would increase the presence of eastern Washington on the state Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF) Oversight Board passed off the House floor unanimously on Monday. House...

March 5, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss his legislation relating to PILT (payment in lieu of taxes), a use tax exemption for residents new to Washington, and a...

March 1, 2019

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses HB 1725, his bill relating to pesticide application safety.

Feb. 22, 2019