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OLYMPIA – Rep. Vincent Buys, R- Lynden, was recently chosen as ranking Republican on the House Government Operations and Elections Committee. Buys, who will be in his second term with the...

Dec. 14, 2012

Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, believes Initiative 1053 (I-1053) works as intended and clearly represents the will of the people. Buys is disappointed by the recent ruling from the King County Superior...

June 1, 2012

Sen. Doug Ericksen and Reps. Jason Overstreet and Vincent Buys are inviting residents of the 42nd District to the telephone town hall meeting they are hosting on Monday, April 30. The...

April 20, 2012

Washington state is realizing a nearly $2 billion, or roughly 7 percent, increase in tax collections this two-year budget cycle as the economy slowly begins to turn a corner. Yet today,...

Feb. 29, 2012

Sen. Doug Ericksen and Reps. Jason Overstreet and Vincent Buys are inviting their constituents to a town hall meeting on Saturday, February 18. The event will be held in the Lynden High...

Feb. 10, 2012

House Republicans released their K-12 education budget last week. Rep. Vincent Buys, who serves on the House Higher Education Committee, was vocal in his support of this budget. “The recent McCleary...

Feb. 6, 2012

Reps. Vincent Buys and Jason Overstreet, and Sen. Doug Ericksen, are inviting residents of the 42nd District to their telephone town hall meeting on Wednesday, January 25. The event will begin...

Jan. 21, 2012

Gov. Chris Gregoire announced today she will call for the Legislature to convene for a 30-day special session beginning Nov. 28, 2011. Her decision comes after the state's chief economist reported...

Sept. 22, 2011

The state's chief economist Dr. Arun Raha issued an updated state revenue forecast today predicting a $1.4 billion drop in revenue over the next biennium, leaving a $1.27 billion shortfall for...

Sept. 15, 2011

Rep. Vincent Buys has been appointed to the Washington State Building Code Council (SBCC) by Washington State House Speaker Frank Chopp. Buys says the appointment couldn't be more fitting. “I started...

July 15, 2011