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In his week 7 recap, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses how our caucus is pushing back against policies that would damage our state. Rep. Wilcox says families can't afford the...

Feb. 26, 2021

As week 3 of the 2021 session comes to a close, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses the Democrats' costly low-carbon fuel standard proposal and a bill sponsored by Rep. Jim...

Jan. 29, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox notes the remarkable surge in citizen activism over issues like controversial comprehensive sex education proposed by Democrats. The Yelm Republican also answers host Kirby Wilbur's questions...

March 2, 2020

Just hours before the 2019 legislative session adjourned last April, the majority party rushed through a B&O tax increase on more than 85,000 Washington businesses. This week, they rushed through another...

Feb. 8, 2020

From day one of this year's 105-day legislative session, House Republicans fought hard against the Democrats' harmful policy proposals. Although we were outnumbered 57-41, we won every major floor fight and...

May 17, 2019

We reached an important session deadline last week, House of Origin cutoff. Unless deemed necessary to implement the budget, all bills that did not advance out of the chamber in which...

March 20, 2019

House Republican Leader Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, talks with House Republican Communications Director John Handy about the low carbon fuel standard, bills that would harm independent contractors, a bill to change...

March 18, 2019

In his weekly video update, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses upcoming floor action and highlights House Republican members who are working hard to move the needle on a number of...

March 1, 2019

In my most recent video update, recorded this past Friday, I ended my remarks by urging viewers to get involved in the legislative process. However, I realize that can be a...

Feb. 27, 2019

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox joins KELA's Peter Abbarno to discuss this week's policy cutoff deadline, as well as legislation relating to affordable housing, independent contractors, clean energy, and a capital...

Feb. 20, 2019