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A lot has happened in Olympia since my last e-mail update. It was announced state revenue projections have dropped again, workers’ compensation reform is being tied up in the House by...

March 30, 2011

We just finished 10 days of floor action. We worked long hours, late nights, and during the weekends as we debated, amended and passed bills. The finally tally of House bills...

March 8, 2011

Rep. Vincent Buys saw his first prime-sponsored bill, which would clarify the definition of a “well,” pass out of the Washington State House of Representatives on a 97-0 vote today. House...

Feb. 26, 2011

Thank you for allowing me to serve as your state representative in the 42nd Legislative District. I am honored you have put your trust in me during this difficult time.

Feb. 15, 2011

Rep. Vincent Buys has introduced legislation to provide some much-needed clarification of what constitutes a “well” to prevent the agricultural community from having to contend with more state regulation. Buys, R-Lynden,...

Jan. 28, 2011