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The Washington State Supreme Court today invalidated a taxpayer protection that required a two-thirds vote of the Legislature to raise taxes as unconstitutional.

Feb. 28, 2013

House Democrats rejected making the two-thirds tax requirement and fund education first as part of rules of the House chamber.

Feb. 1, 2013

At a caucus reorganization meeting today, House Republicans in the Washington statehouse elected their leadership team. After each election cycle, House Republican members meet to elect leadership team members and discuss...

Nov. 17, 2012

Today, House Republican members and newly elected candidates voted to make Rep. J.T. Wilcox Floor Leader and a member of the caucus' leadership team.

Nov. 17, 2012

Today, the House of Representatives passed a supplemental operating budget. Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, said the budget is balanced by pushing off much of the problem into the next budget and...

March 1, 2012

Washington state is realizing a nearly $2 billion, or roughly 7 percent, increase in tax collections this two-year budget cycle as the economy slowly begins to turn a corner. Yet today,...

Feb. 29, 2012

Sen. Randi Becker and Rep. J.T. Wilcox will be hosting several town halls throughout the Second District to provide a legislative update and hear from constituents. The town halls will be...

Feb. 10, 2012

Today, the House of Representatives passed House Bill 2440, sponsored by Rep. J.T. Wilcox.

Jan. 30, 2012

Today, the House Higher Education Committee held a public hearing on a bill that would create committees of college students to evaluate cost efficiencies at public institutions around the state.

Jan. 26, 2012

Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, introduced a bill to allow a state agency discretion when fighting fires on unprotected land.

Jan. 23, 2012