Rep. Joel Kretz's Email Updates


Dear Friends and Neighbors, Just a quick reminder to join myself and Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber and Sen. Shelly Short for our 7th District telephone town hall this Thursday, Feb. 23 from 6-7pm.  To...

Feb. 21, 2017

Dear friends and neighbors, We said goodbye this week to former state Sen. Brian Dansel as he took a job with the Trump Administration. A big thank you to the 7th...

Feb. 2, 2017

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Well, folks, it's that time of year again. Olympia is calling and there's work to be done. I want to sincerely thank you for allowing me to...

Dec. 23, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz provides you with his final 2016 Legislative Update from Olympia and the rest is all in the rearview

April 28, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz provides his recent legislative update from Olympia

Feb. 18, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz, email update information, Nov. 30, 2015

Nov. 30, 2015

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Finally. The legislative session is over. And we've got several big wins for taxpayers to celebrate. The final operating budget, which put us into three special sessions,...

July 10, 2015

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Today is the 96th day of the 105-day session. Since I last wrote, the Senate Republicans released their budget proposal, which does not include tax increases. While...

April 17, 2015

Dear Friends and Neighbors, The House Democrats released their budget proposal on Friday. The budget relies on a whopping $1.5 billion in new and increased tax increases, including a capital gains...

March 30, 2015

Dear Friends and Neighbors, Last week was a long one filled with all day, and sometimes all night, floor action and voting. The House has passed more than 200 bills so...

March 10, 2015