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On May 21, the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) released new state COVID-19 workplace safety and health guidance relating to masking and social distancing policies. L&I said, in...

May 25, 2021

Senate Republican Leader John Braun and House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox offered this statement today after the governor announced many of his COVID-19 economic restrictions will be lifted by the end...

May 13, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox released the following statement Wednesday: “Many of us are dismayed by the inequitable treatment of Pierce County in comparison to King County. Last month, Pierce County...

May 5, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox provides his thoughts on the 2021 legislative session, which saw Democrats pass an income tax on capital gains, make gasoline prices more expensive, and decline to...

April 27, 2021

House and Senate Republican leaders met with members of the Capitol press to review the 2021 legislative session, which adjourned Sunday. Legislators said they were disappointed by the partisan manner in...

April 26, 2021

Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, and House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, offered the following statement in response to an interview Gov. Jay Inslee gave criticizing the efforts of legislative...

April 21, 2021

In a press conference covering a wide range of topics, House and Senate Republicans addressed their biggest hopes and fears as the 2021 legislative session winds to a close and revealed...

April 21, 2021

In his week 14 recap, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox reiterates the need for the Legislature to pass emergency powers reform this session and reject the dozens of tax and fee...

April 16, 2021

Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, tells KTTH's Jason Rantz about a Republican plan to introduce a procedural motion Friday that would allow the House to vote on a bill requiring legislative approval...

April 15, 2021

Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, tells KNKX's All Things Considered host Ed Ronco that Gov. Jay Inslee's recent decision to move Pierce, Cowlitz and Whitman counties from Phase 3 to Phase 2...

April 15, 2021