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Rep. Buys’ statement on I-1366 ruling
January 22, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 2, 2016 CONTACT: Kylee Zabel, Public Information Officer – (360) 786-7031  Rep. Buys’ statement on I-1366 ruling Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, released the following statement on the Continue reading


Rep. Buys’ Legislative Update: Jan. 21, 2016
January 21, 2016

Vincent Buys Home    |   About Vincent    |    Vincent’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    42nd District Map Dear Friends and Neighbors, Your 42nd District legislative team is back in Olympia for the Continue reading


Rep. Buys’ legislative update: Nov. 30, 2015
November 30, 2015

Rep. Vincent Buys discusses Alcoa’s latest decision to curtail operations at its Ferndale smelter and issues heading into 2016 in this email update. Continue reading


A quick note from Rep. Vincent Buys
November 24, 2015

Email update subscribers: Read this message if you wish to unsubscribe from my email list. Continue reading


42nd District lawmakers react to Alcoa curtailment
November 3, 2015

42nd District issue a statement in response to the announcement from Alcoa, Inc., that it will idle aluminum smelters in Wenatchee and Ferndale. Continue reading


Rep. Buys’ legislative update: July 10, 2015
July 10, 2015

Vincent Buys Home    |   About Vincent    |    Vincent’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    42nd District Map Dear Friends and Neighbors, I share with you good news from Olympia this week as Continue reading


Governor signs ‘revenge porn’ bills
July 10, 2015

On July 9, Governor Jay Inslee signed House Bills 1272 and 2160, both addressing the crime of ‘revenge porn,’ into law. Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, sponsored House Bill 1272, and it makes the distribution of intimate images of persons, without their consent, a gross misdemeanor on the first offense and a class C felony on the second offense. Continue reading


Bill to end ‘revenge porn’ passes Senate, moves to governor’s desk
June 25, 2015

A bill that would outlaw the sharing of sexually explicit photos for the purpose of humiliating another individual – an act called ‘revenge porn’ – unanimously passed the Senate Thursday. This is Rep. Vincent Buys’ second attempt at passing the legislation. Continue reading


Rep. Buys’ legislative update: June 25, 2015
June 25, 2015

Vincent Buys Home    |   About Vincent    |    Vincent’s Newsroom    |    Sponsored Bills    |    42nd District Map Dear Friends and Neighbors, Lawmakers are in Olympia this week as the final days of Continue reading


Op-ed: With statewide drought and wildfire season intensifying, we need efficient, untethered natural resources management (Rep. Vincent Buys)
June 18, 2015

Washingtonians are fortunate to live in communities that value land and resource management, and take the impact of their environmental footprint seriously. We all have a vested interest in preserving our environment and protecting our natural resources. Continue reading