Rep. Tom Dent's News & Media


13th District legislators issued statements Tuesday praising the no-new-tax bipartisan operating budget that cuts tuition and boosts teacher pay.

July 1, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, saw two of his bills signed into law by Gov. Inslee on Thursday. House Bill 1527 will provide a more efficient way for pesticide licensees to...

May 8, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about the status of House and Senate budget proposals and his prime-sponsored bills. In addition, he reflects back on the 2015 session, his first as...

April 20, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about breakfast with Gov. Inslee, meetings with Miss Omak Stampede and Miss Rodeo Washington, a discussion on local reservoirs, and gives an update on his...

April 13, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about the differences between the House Democrats' and Senate Republicans' operating budget proposals, his hopes about restoring funding for county fairs and he gives an...

April 6, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about Senate passage of his bill for Quincy and other small cities that would like to have long-term maintenance service contracts for their water storage...

March 30, 2015

House Bill 1989, which would allow municipalities to contract for asset management services for their water storage assets, unanimously passed the state Senate March 25.

March 26, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, gives an update on his bills in the Senate. He also talks about the governor’s drought emergency declaration and discusses outreach activities to constituents in the...

March 23, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talks about passage of his three prime-sponsored bills that passed the House and are now in the Senate. He also discusses the creation of a “Kids’...

March 16, 2015

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, says he is thankful for Governor Inslee taking action this morning and declaring a drought emergency for the east side of the central Cascade Mountains, including...

March 13, 2015