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House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox released the following statement in advance of next week's House floor debate on two bills brought forward by Democrats to change their controversial and troubled long-term...

Jan. 15, 2022

Legislative Republican leaders released the following statement in response to a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics that inflation in the United States has risen to 7%, increasing...

Jan. 13, 2022

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, has sent a letter to Speaker of the House Laurie Jinkins urging passage of emergency powers reform bill HB 1772 during the 2022 legislative session....

Jan. 5, 2022

In response to new information about how the governor's delay of the long-term care tax won't stop tax collections in January, Senate Republican Leader John Braun of Centralia and House Republican...

Dec. 22, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate Republican Leader John Braun have sent a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee, House Speaker Laurie Jinkins, and Senate Majority Leader Andy Billig regarding the...

Dec. 13, 2021

“I want to personally thank Commissioner Paul Graves for his hard work, integrity, and professionalism throughout this entire process. When the House Republican Caucus chose Paul, we knew his skill set...

Nov. 18, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox released the following statement on Gov. Jay Inslee's selection of Sen. Steve Hobbs for Secretary of State:    “For decades, Washingtonians have chosen Republicans with deep...

Nov. 10, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate Republican Leader John Braun released the following statement on the Legislature's win over Gov. Jay Inslee in the Washington Supreme Court today: “The Legislature...

Nov. 10, 2021

House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox and Senate Republican Leader John Braun released the following statement today: “We oppose the Biden Administration's vaccine mandate for the private sector. This policy will be...

Nov. 6, 2021

Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, and House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, released the following statement as thousands of people expect to lose their jobs this week thanks to Gov....

Oct. 18, 2021