Rep. J.T. Wilcox's News & Media


House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox released the following statement in response to Gov. Jay Inslee's announcement on Phase 3 of the Healthy Washington: Roadmap to Recovery plan. “The governor revealed Phase...

March 11, 2021

House and Senate Republicans review the recent conclusion of floor action in both chambers and discuss their plan to reopen the state and public schools from pandemic restrictions. Legislators answer questions...

March 10, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox's floor remarks on House Bill 1372, which would replace the Marcus Whitman statue in the national statuary hall collection with a statue of Billy Frank Jr....

March 9, 2021

In his week 8 recap, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses the 'Open Safe, Open Now' plan announced by legislative Republicans earlier this week. Under the plan, Washington state would immediately...

March 5, 2021

House and Senate Republican leaders announce a plan to reopen Washington state from COVID-19 pandemic restrictions by moving from Phase 2 to Phase 3, which includes reopening schools and allowing businesses...

March 4, 2021

Despite repeated requests from the press, legislators and citizens, Governor Jay Inslee has not yet identified a Phase 3 plan to re-open the state's economy. So legislative Republicans say they'll do...

March 4, 2021

In response to sharply declining COVID-19 case rates and hospitalization rates statewide, legislative Republicans today announced a simple, practical and consistent plan to get all communities in Washington fully open for...

March 4, 2021

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

“For nearly twelve months, businesses and trade organizations have sacrificed, complied and provided Governor Inslee and his staff with input on how we can safely reopen our economy. And the costs...

Feb. 26, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox released the following statement in response to the  Washington Supreme Court ruling on February 25 that strikes down the state's felony drug possession law. “House Republicans...

Feb. 26, 2021