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A state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would remove gray wolves from the Fish and Wildlife Commission’s endangered species list in four Eastern Washington counties. John Sattgast reports from Olympia.

Feb. 13, 2017

Rep. Joel Kretz, R-Wauconda, discusses the process of Sen. Dansel leaving to work for the Trump administration and getting the legislature back to normal. Rep. Kretz also talks about some of...

Feb. 2, 2017

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

March 5, 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, R-Wauconda, voices his frustration over an urban West side legislator trying to pass legislation seeking to re-stock steelhead and salmon behind Grand Coulee Dam.

Feb. 12, 2016

Republicans in the House are finding themselves at the forefront of continuing questions following the Senate firing of Transportation Department head, Lynn Peterson.

Feb. 9, 2016

Rep. Joel Kretz talked with Rick Rydell at KXLY about issues affecting the state, including lawmakers' focus on endangered species.

Feb. 9, 2016