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Rep. Dent has sent a letter to the governor, co-signed by many other legislators, requesting the governor reexamine his latest reopening plan. Dent and his colleagues are concerned the plan ties...

Jan. 19, 2021

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, sits down with KIT 1280 news to discuss hearing from constituents during a pandemic, the governor's growing powers, and the process of re-opening the state. Dent...

Jan. 19, 2021

First, I want to say thank you for returning me to Olympia to represent the great people of the 13th District. It is an honor and privilege to represent you. We...

Dec. 21, 2020

On Feb. 29, Gov. Jay Inslee proclaimed a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. With this being an unknown and highly contagious virus, most folks agreed with his precautionary...

Dec. 10, 2020

Rep. Tom Dent and several legislators from rural counties have sent Gov. Inslee a letter informing him a plan is needed to restart the economy in rural Washington and they are...

April 21, 2020

The Washington State Legislature gave final approval to Senate Bill 6068, sponsored by Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and co-sponsored by her seatmates, Reps. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake. The bill keeps proven...

March 19, 2020

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, reviews the status of three of his bills making their way through the Legislature on fish habitat enhancement projects, child care professional development and aviation research...

March 6, 2020

Rep. Dent, R-Moses Lake, explains some of his prime-sponsored bills which address a variety of topics from wildfire prevention to child care to funding aviation infrastructure.

Feb. 21, 2020

The House recently passed two bills by Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, offering regulatory relief — one simplifying fish habitat projects and another easing restrictions for early learning providers. The 13th...

Feb. 14, 2020

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses his bills on child care affordability and aviation funding with KIT radio hosts Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl.

Jan. 28, 2020