Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discuses opportunities to expand pilot training via an aviation scholarship/ loan program addressing the nation-wide pilot shortage, proposals for the supplemental budget, taxes, and gives an...

Feb. 23, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses four of his bills that recently made it out of the House: a foster parent “bill of rights,” a proposal to expand the responsibilities of...

Feb. 16, 2018

Under legislation passed Monday by the Washington State House of Representatives, foster parents will have an official list of foster parent rights and responsibilities. Rep. Tom Dent, the prime-sponsor of House...

Feb. 14, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, tells KIT about recently being requested to serve on President Trump's Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee and discusses legislation to improve wildfire prevention programs, drive loans and...

Feb. 13, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about his bill pertaining to the Wildland Fire Advisory Committee. He also discusses his recent opportunity to serve on the federal government's Agricultural Policy Advisory...

Feb. 9, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses his pilot project on gang violence. Dent also talks about his utility bill along with his foster parent license bill.

Feb. 2, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses a bill educating foster parents on their rights under state law, another piece of legislation extending fishing rights to the Wanapum Indians and House Bill...

Jan. 26, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about two wildfire bills and an aviation bill he is working on this session, he updates the status of last year's work on aviation license...

Jan. 19, 2018

Rep. Tom Dent joins Glenn Vaagen of the Washington Ag Network to discuss his trip to the 2018 Legislative Agriculture Chairs Summit hosted by State Ag and Rural Leaders in Kansas...

Jan. 17, 2018

Interest parties recently met in Ellensburg to begin implementation of an elk management pilot to address the growing problem of the Colockum herd in the Kittitas County region. The pilot project is...

Dec. 15, 2017