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Rep. Buys' bi-weekly email update where he invites constituents to participate in his telephone town hall March 31 and shares his thoughts on the House Democrats' proposed 2015-17 operating budget.

March 27, 2015

Today marks the 67th day of the 105-day session. We recently passed the March 11 house of origin cutoff, meaning House-originated bills that did not pass the House are likely dead...

March 19, 2015

This week has been busy with a lot of floor action in the state House. We've passed more than 100 bills from the House to the Senate with more to come. Here's a brief...

March 5, 2015

The first major bill cutoff of the 2015 legislative session is tomorrow, Feb. 20. This means all bills referred to a policy committee not passed out of that committee are labeled...

Feb. 19, 2015

Rep. Buys' bi-weekly email update, where he discusses what's been happening in the state House and provides an update on some of his sponsored legislation.

Feb. 5, 2015

Rep. Buys provides an update on his sponsored legislation during the second week of the 2015 legislative session.

Jan. 22, 2015

In just four short days, I will be down in Olympia as the 2015 legislative session convenes. Since the Legislature adjourned in March 2014, I've been meeting with folks in district to...

Jan. 8, 2015

We are down to the final days of the 2014 legislative session. This year are scheduled for a short 60-day session and it is very likely that we will get done...

March 8, 2014

Today is the 40th day of the scheduled 60-day legislative session. Several significant deadlines have passed and a large portion of the legislation proposed this year is considered dead. For a...

Feb. 21, 2014

This is the 27th day of the 2014 legislative session. Yesterday, Feb.7, was the last day for committees to hear bills from their house of origin and the first significant deadline...

Feb. 8, 2014