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Background: The Legislature passed the state's two-year transportation budget, House Bill 1160, near the end of the 2019 legislative session. Six single-sentence provisions relating to public transportation grants were stricken by...

Aug. 29, 2019

Following the election of Rep. Laurie Jinkins, D-Tacoma, as Speaker-designate of the House Wednesday, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, issued the following statement: “On behalf of the House Republican Caucus,...

July 31, 2019

Second District lawmakers Sen. Randi Becker, Rep. J.T. Wilcox, and Rep. Andrew Barkis will host a town meeting on Saturday, March 23, at the Yelm Community Center. During the two-hour meeting,...

March 16, 2019

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, issues the following statement regarding House Speaker Frank Chopp's, D-Seattle, announcement that he would step down as speaker next spring: “Speaker Frank Chopp has made...

Nov. 27, 2018

Rep. J.T. Wilcox has been re-elected by his legislative colleagues as leader of the Washington State House Republicans. Wilcox was chosen for his leadership post during the group's reorganizational meeting today....

Nov. 26, 2018

A bill sponsored by Rep. J.T. Wilcox aimed at reducing the suicide rate among workers in the agricultural industry was signed into law by the governor Thursday.

March 15, 2018

“The majority party was never serious about passing meaningful car-tab relief," says House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox.

March 9, 2018

Leadership change made following Rep. Dan Kristiansen's retirement Washington State House Republicans elected Rep. J.T. Wilcox to be their Leader today. He replaces Rep. Dan Kristiansen, who stepped down as Leader...

March 8, 2018

A suicide prevention bill sponsored by Rep. J.T. Wilcox received unanimous approval in the House Tuesday.

Feb. 14, 2018

Second District Reps. J.T. Wilcox and Andrew Barkis will be hosting a telephone town hall this Thursday, Feb. 1 from 6-7 p.m.

Jan. 29, 2018