2020 Republican Caucuses in Klickitat County

The Klickitat County Republican Party will be holding their Republican Caucus on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 10:00AM in White Salmon, Lyle, and Goldendale.   Caucus events will begin at 10:00AM, and it is suggested that attendees arrive at 9:00AM to ensure a smooth and accurate caucus.   To preregister for the caucuses and find your specific caucus location, please visit  the following website: Thank … Continue reading 2020 Republican Caucuses in Klickitat County

FWD: An Update from Rep. J.T. Wilcox: More taxes on employers, costs for consumers

From the Washington House Republicans Dear Friend: It’s day 26 of the 60-day session. As we head toward the midway point, the two signature pieces of legislation passed by House Democrats this year would increase the cost of living for Washingtonians and raise the cost of doing business for many employers. Both measures were opposed by House Republicans. I discuss these issues in my weekly … Continue reading FWD: An Update from Rep. J.T. Wilcox: More taxes on employers, costs for consumers

Happy New Year! Updates and Looking Ahead

Happy and a prosperous New Year to my fellow Republicans. I expect this to be a very busy year.  We have the County Caucus’s on Feb 29th where we elect 80+ delegates to our county convention and collect suggestions for our 2020 KCR Party Platform.  Pooled caucus locations are below.  They start at 10am statewide, and you have to declare yourself a Republican and be … Continue reading Happy New Year! Updates and Looking Ahead

Recommendations from Representative Jim Walsh on November 2019 election ballot statewide issues

STATEWIDE 1. Referendum 88 (citizens’ review of I-1000). REJECTED Initiative 976 ($30 car tabs). YES 2. Advisory Vote 20 (payroll tax hike for “long term care services”). REPEALED 3. Advisory Vote 21 (special B&O tax rate extension for timber-related industries). MAINTAINED 4. Advisory Vote 22 (sales tax hike on certain types of paint). REPEALED 5. Advisory Vote 23 (sales/use tax hike on certain vapor products). … Continue reading Recommendations from Representative Jim Walsh on November 2019 election ballot statewide issues