Rep. Joel Kretz's News & Media


Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, talks with John Sattgast about legislation that would de-list wolves from the Endangered Species List in Eastern Washington counties that border Canada.

Feb. 2, 2017

Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, talks on Capitol Report about education funding and his recent tour of the 7th District with the new Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz.

Jan. 20, 2017

Rep. Dan Kristiansen has been re-elected by his legislative colleagues as leader of the Washington State House Republicans. Kristiansen was chosen for his leadership post during the group's reorganizational meeting today....

Nov. 28, 2016

Rep. Kretz's bill on forest resiliency burning was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee and marks progress in efforts of reducing catastrophic wildfires

March 31, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, talks with Capitol Report about the highlights of the 2016 session as it winds to a close.

March 5, 2016

Pend Oreille native Cody Nichols traveled across the state to Olympia Jan. 24 to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives.

Feb. 25, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, talks with Capitol Report about gaps in law enforcement and how HB 2765 can change that.

Feb. 25, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, talked with Capitol Report about a flurry of voting on the House floor ahead of a crucial cutoff.  Lawmakers spent a series of long nights in House...

Feb. 19, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz's receives unanimous vote on bill for fire resiliency burning

Feb. 18, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz's bill on extending limited law enforcement authority for park rangers has been approved by the House

Feb. 17, 2016