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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

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

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, testifies before the Agriculture and Natural Resources committee on the establishment of a fully voluntary, regionally focused grant program aimed at improving fish recovery in critical...

Feb. 8, 2023

Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, describes the new 13th District boundaries. He also talks about his legislative priorities – agriculture, aviation and children’s issues such as mental health and foster children.

Feb. 8, 2023

Rep. Dent speaks against Senate Bill 5974 – the majority party’s Move Ahead Washington transportation plan – during floor debate on March 1. It is a 16-year, $16.8 billion transportation package...

March 3, 2022

Rep. Tom Dent speaks against House Bill 1705, referred to as the “ghost gun” bill, which restricts the manufacture and sale of untraceable firearms, or ghost guns, and unfinished frames and...

Feb. 11, 2022

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

Rep. Tom Dent spoke with Kittitas County 4-H Club members during their visit to the state Capitol as part of the “Know Your Government” youth development program. In this video Rep....

Feb. 24, 2020

Rep. Dent speaks with Kittitas County 4-H Club students Zach Bergren-Cooke and Bennett Huffman. The students visited the state Capitol as part of the “Know Your Government” youth development program.

Feb. 24, 2020

The state House of Representatives unanimously passed Rep. Dent’s legislation (House Bill 2556) that would improve the child care certification process and make child care more accessible. He discusses the concerns...

Feb. 14, 2020