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In an unsuccessful attempt, Rep. Vincent Buys requests his bill that would keep the Alcoa Intalco Works plant operational by extending an aluminum smelter tax preference be pulled from committee to...

April 22, 2015

Forty-second District legislators Sen. Doug Ericksen and Reps. Vincent Buys and Luanne Van Werven, both R-Lynden, will hold a telephone town hall Tuesday, March 31 from 6-7 p.m. The dial-in number...

March 26, 2015

Forty-second District legislators Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, and Reps. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, and Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, are holding a town hall meeting Saturday, March 14 at Whatcom Community College.

March 6, 2015

House passes a bill sponsored by Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, that would create a criminal offense for individuals who share intimate images without the consent of the individual depicted.

March 6, 2015

House Republican Leader Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, named members of 2015 House committees from the House Republican Caucus.

Dec. 19, 2014

ep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, was tapped by House leadership to serve as the ranking Republican member on the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee.

Dec. 19, 2014

Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, has earned the National Federation of Independent Business’ (NFIB) 2014 “Guardian of Small Business Award.” The awards were given in recognition of legislators’ business-friendly votes during the...

June 11, 2014

Growing up in and representing the 42nd Legislative District, rich with outdoor recreation land, I have always felt parks and other recreation land are pivotal to our district and state’s overall...

June 3, 2014

UPDATED AGENDA: State Sen. Doug Ericksen and Rep. Vincent Buys will host a ‘Water Solutions for Whatcom County’ community meeting Thursday, May 29, at the Lynden Community/Senior Center. The 42nd Legislative...

May 28, 2014

State Sen. Doug Ericksen and Rep. Vincent Buys will host a Water Solutions for Whatcom County Thursday, May 29, at the Lynden Community/Senior Center. The 42nd Legislative District lawmakers want to...

May 22, 2014