Rep. J.T. Wilcox's Email Updates


Time really does fly -- we're now in the third week of the 2015 legislative session. The big issues we'll deal with this year include the state budget, education funding, and...

Jan. 27, 2015

This will be my last e-mail update for a while, due to election-year restrictions. My legislative assistant, Sharon, and I will still be available to help you, but if you do...

April 10, 2014

We’re still a long way from doing everything we should to promote more jobs and economic growth outside of Seattle, but we have made some progress this year.

Feb. 28, 2014

As we make our way through the fourth week of session in the Legislature, here’s an update on some of the big issues we’re dealing with. If you have any questions...

Feb. 5, 2014

This month, open enrollment begins for the state's Health Benefit Exchange, which is where individuals and small businesses will be able search for health plans as part of the federal government's...

Oct. 3, 2013

Though the long nights and back-to-back meetings of sessions are over for now, I have remained busy as your state representative this summer!

Aug. 22, 2013

The 2013 Legislature finally adjourned Saturday, June 29. I am as relieved as you are! This morning I chatted with Ken Balsley on KGY about the end of session, education, the...

July 2, 2013

Today is the first day of the second special session, and I'm disappointed to be delivering that news. Throughout the first special session, Gary Alexander and I represented House Republicans in...

June 12, 2013

In my last e-mail, I shared with you the dozens of average people and employers who turned out to oppose the $1.2 billion in tax increases proposed by House Democrats. As...

May 7, 2013

Last Friday, the House Finance Committee on which I serve held a public hearing on the Democrats' tax increase proposal, House Bill 2038. You can watch the entire four-hour public hearing...

April 22, 2013