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The Washington Public Utility Districts Association (WPUDA) has named Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, as the recipient of its 2023 Legislative Champion Award. The award honors a member from the Washington State Legislature or...

April 30, 2024

The Washington State Public Utility Districts Association (WPUDA) honored Rep. Tom Dent with its 2023 Legislative Champion Award. The award honors a member from the Washington State Legislature or U.S. Congress...

April 26, 2024

Rep. Tom Dent mailed out his 2024 Legislative Review to the constituents of the 13th District. You can review it below. While the session adjourned in March, Dent works for the...

April 25, 2024

Being a parent is a tough task in today’s world. You want to ensure they are safe, getting a good education, fitting in, and the worries of social media influence among...

April 2, 2024

House Bill 2147 which will create the Agricultural Pest and Disease Response Account was signed into law by Gov Jay Inslee on Monday. Rep. Tom Dent, who has been working with the...

March 26, 2024

In the final week of the 2024 legislative session, 13th District lawmakers are lauding passage of the state’s 2024 supplemental capital budget, which makes critical community infrastructure investments around the state....

March 6, 2024

During floor debate Rep. Dent advocates for Initiative 2113, which would restore vehicular police pursuits by rolling back restrictions on when police can engage in pursuits, restoring the “reasonable suspicion” standard. The...

March 5, 2024

Sponsored by his 13th District Rep. Tom Dent, home-schooled student Cooper Lawson spent a week in Olympia, Feb. 26 – March 1, as a page in the state House of Representatives. “It is always...

March 4, 2024

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins Capitol Report to discuss the long days and late nights of the dwindling legislative session, and his plans during the interim as he looks forward...

March 1, 2024

Rep. Dent speaks in favor of amendment to the Carbon Market Linkage (CML) bill that would move move the authority of the linkage agreements from the Department of Ecology to the...

March 1, 2024