VIDEO: Following retirement announcement, Rep. J.T. Wilcox reflects on 14-year career in the Legislature

In this Q&A-style video, 2nd District Rep. J.T. Wilcox reflects on his 14-year career in the Legislature and answers the following questions:

  • What inspired you to pursue a career in politics and serve as a state representative for 14 years?
  • Looking back on your time in office, what accomplishments are you most proud of?
  • Can you share any memorable moments or experiences from your legislative career?
  • What advice would you give to your successor or aspiring politicians?
  • How have you navigated the complexities of bipartisanship and collaboration in the legislative process?
  • As you retire from public office, what legacy do you hope to leave behind in your district and the state?
  • What are you looking forward to in retirement?
  • And what will you miss most?
  • Finally, what message would you like to convey to the residents of your district as you step down from your role as their representative?

Rep. Wilcox’s retirement announcement:


Washington State House Republican Communications