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House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate Republican Leader John Braun are encouraging Washingtonians to participate in virtual Tax Town Halls across the state being hosted by the Washington State Tax...

Sept. 21, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, and Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, have sent a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee asking him for answers to nine questions related to the...

Aug. 25, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, and Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, have authored a letter to Governor Jay Inslee expressing their opposition the governor's vaccine mandates. The full letter...

Aug. 20, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, and Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, have authored a letter to Governor Jay Inslee, the members of Washington's congressional delegation, Senate Majority Leader Andy...

Aug. 16, 2021

Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, and House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, issued the following statement in response to continued Democrat insistence in the press that law enforcement and legislators...

Aug. 11, 2021

At a news conference today, Gov. Jay Inslee announced a new vaccine mandate for most state employees, private health care and long-term care workers. House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate...

Aug. 9, 2021

Republicans warned House Bills 1310 and 1054 would make communities less safe, offered amendments that were rejected Law enforcement, EMT, and local elected officials across the state are expressing their concerns...

July 23, 2021

With the state of emergency linked to the COVID-19 pandemic now past the 16-month mark, the state Legislature's top Republican leaders say Gov. Jay Inslee needs to be up front with...

July 1, 2021

“Yesterday afternoon, I learned with sadness and shock of the death of my friend of nearly 40 years – Mark Doumit. Mark was probably the most trusted person in Olympia and...

June 22, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate Republican Leader John Braun released the following statement today: “We are calling on Governor Inslee to fully reopen the state immediately. He had left...

June 1, 2021