Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


Elected officials across eastern Washington, led by Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, sent a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee today expressing their concerns with his mandated vaccination orders and the fact...

Sept. 23, 2021

As the Republican leaders of the House Rural Development, Agriculture and Natural Resource Committee (RDAN) we are directly involved in addressing legislation related to agricultural production and lands, water rights and...

Sept. 23, 2021

Our constituents are asking: “Does our Washington governor and state superintendent have the authority to impose the latest 'mandates' regarding forced vaccinations and wearing of masks by children?” As their elected...

Aug. 18, 2021

Rep. Tom Dent, Rep. Alex Ybarra and Sen. Judy Warnick provide constituents of the 13th District a 2021 Legislative Session Report in this July 2021 newsletter.

July 15, 2021

Former 13th District legislator Joyce Mulliken passed away on Saturday, June 26. Mulliken served in the House of Representatives from 1995 – 2003 and in the Senate from 2003 – 2006....

July 8, 2021

Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation Monday that will make a number of changes to noxious weed control boards in an effort to protect Washington state lands from toxic and noxious weeds....

May 12, 2021

Rep. Tom Dent joins Mike McClanahan on TVW's The Impact to discuss wildfire and environmental legislation that came before the Legislature in the 2021 legislative session.

May 6, 2021

With just three days left in the 2021 legislative session, 13th District legislators gave their approval to a new two-year spending plan for capital projects around the state. Sen. Judy Warnick...

April 27, 2021

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, joins KIT Radio to discuss bills he is working on at the end of the session, his concerns over proposed unnecessary new taxes, and aviation legislation...

April 20, 2021

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, discusses how working during the remote session went, his plans for the upcoming interim, and how to reach out to his office. Wash. House Republicans ·...

April 14, 2021