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Francis D. "Buck" Watts
|31st Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island|
June 3, 2015 – March 26, 2019
|Lieutenant Governor||Frank Lewis|
|Preceded by||Carolyn Bertram|
|Succeeded by||Colin LaVie|
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island for|
June 12, 2007 – March 26, 2019
|Preceded by||Mildred Dover|
|Succeeded by||District abolished|
|Born||November 9, 1944|
Grand Tracadie, Prince Edward Island
Francis Daneil "Buck" Watts (born 9 November 1944) is a Canadian politician serving as the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island.
He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island in the 2007 provincial election, and represented the electoral district of Tracadie-Hillsborough Park and is a member of the Liberal Party until 2019.
On June 3, 2015, Watts was elected through a secret ballot after two rounds, as Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.
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