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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

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

House Bill 2147 that would create the Agricultural Pest and Disease Response Account passed the House unanimously early in the morning on Tuesday. Rep. Tom Dent, in working with the Washington State...

Feb. 13, 2024

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, and Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, are inviting constituents from the 13th District to join them for a one-hour Virtual Town Hall meeting, Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 6 p.m. to discuss the 2024...

Feb. 13, 2024

 House Bill 2302 sponsored by 13th District Rep. Tom Dent that would extend the Pesticide Application Safety Committee until 2035 passed the state House of Representatives unanimously on Thursday. “When we created the...

Feb. 9, 2024

With Washington state in the midst of a child care crisis, 13th District Rep. Tom Dent is calling on the chair of the House Human Services, Youth and Early Learning Committee, to...

Jan. 26, 2024

High-potency THC cannabis products pose physical and mental harms that must be addressed, according to legislation introduced by Rep. Tom Dent (R-Moses Lake) and Rep. Lauren Davis (D-Shoreline). “Today, there’s no...

Jan. 16, 2024

Lawmakers from the 13th Legislative District recently announced their upcoming in-person town hall tour dates. Sen. Judy Warnick and Rep. Tom Dent and Rep. Alex Ybarra plan to travel around Grant,...

July 5, 2023

Last week, the Washington Airport Management Association (WAMA) awarded Rep. Tom Dent the President’s Award for his work on aviation/airport issues. Association President Brandon Rakes says WAMA feels fortunate Dent is...

May 25, 2023