Rep. J.T. Wilcox's Email Updates


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

Today is the 89th day of the 105-day session. The Legislature is switching gears from debating policies and issue-oriented legislation to adopting the three budgets of the state: operating (daily operations),...

April 12, 2013

Today Governor Inslee introduced his tax and spend budget. Unfortunately, he failed to make any difficult spending decisions. Instead, he chose to keep his supporters whole by proposing we maintain and...

March 29, 2013

I want to invite you to town hall meetings tomorrow, Saturday, March 16 with my seatmate, Rep. Gary Alexander. It's a great chance for you to meet him if you haven't...

March 15, 2013