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Philly.com
For Wolf, opioid crisis offers chance to flex political muscleand political observer G. Terry Madonna. "It galvanizes the entire legislature
For Wolf, opioid crisis offers chance to flex political muscle
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
and political observer G. Terry Madonna. "It galvanizes the entire legislature around an issue." In 2014, Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin dedicated his entire State of the State speech to the problem of combating the heroin and opioid crisis there,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Experts: Conn. missing out on marijuana revenuestate senators in Vermont are expected to vote on legislation that would legali
Experts: Conn. missing out on marijuana revenue
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
state senators in Vermont are expected to vote on legislation that would legalize recreational use there. Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has indicated his support for the legislation moving forward. Proposals are moving forward in other New England... Read more
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Rutland Herald
New rules unveiled for opioid providersHealth is engaged in a public comment period for the proposed rules, authorized
New rules unveiled for opioid providers
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Health is engaged in a public comment period for the proposed rules, authorized by the Legislature earlier this year. Gov. Peter Shumlin, who is not seeking re-election, recently told the Vermont Press Bureau that approval of the new rules is among... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumlin to choose Dooley’s successorJustice John Dooley listens to arguments during special court hearings in Rutla
Shumlin to choose Dooley’s successor
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
Justice John Dooley listens to arguments during special court hearings in Rutland Tuesday. 10/07/14 MONTPELIER � Gov. Peter Shumlin�s office said Tuesday the governor plans to appoint a successor to replace retiring Vermont Supreme Court... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin using state plane more since movingGov. Peter Shumlin has been using the state plane more since moving in August,
Shumlin using state plane more since moving
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
Gov. Peter Shumlin has been using the state plane more since moving in August, but it doesn't amount to much flight time. Shumlin has used the plane for travel seven times since August 2014, including three times in the last month. The data comes in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
National super pac targets Vermont legislatorsDemocrats' reckless choices, too many people especially young workers, have no
National super pac targets Vermont legislators
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
Democrats' reckless choices, too many people especially young workers, have no other choice than to leave Vermont. While Peter Shumlin might be done serving Vermont, the problems he's leaving need to be cleaned up by the Legislature." Despite... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Aho, Saxtons River painter, selected for Vermont’s top arts awardRiver painter, selected for Vermont’s top arts award MONTPELIER � Artists from
Aho, Saxtons River painter, selected for Vermont’s top arts award
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
River painter, selected for Vermont’s top arts award MONTPELIER � Artists from Windham County have been honored by Gov. Peter Shumlin and the Vermont Arts Council. Eric Aho of Saxtons River will receive the state�s top arts award, the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UVM names medical school in honor of Dr. Robert Larnersupporting over 2600 jobs in the state. "This is a great day for the Universit
UVM names medical school in honor of Dr. Robert Larner
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
supporting over 2600 jobs in the state. "This is a great day for the University of Vermont," said Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin. "This historic gift allows innovation in medical education that will be transformational not only for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Morphy the Corpse Flower has opened32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather
Morphy the Corpse Flower has opened
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather grounds governor, state plane Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM Friday because there was trouble with the state plane. He... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Another tractor stuck at Smugglers Notch32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather
Another tractor stuck at Smugglers Notch
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather grounds governor, state plane Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM Friday because there was trouble with the state plane. He... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Champlain College student dies from head injury32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather
Champlain College student dies from head injury
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather grounds governor, state plane Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM Friday because there was trouble with the state plane. He... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Colchester police search for robbery suspect32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather
Colchester police search for robbery suspect
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
32-year-old Shawn Carter. Bad weather grounds governor, state planeBad weather grounds governor, state plane Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM Friday because there was trouble with the state plane. He... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Bad weather grounds governor, state planeVermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM
Bad weather grounds governor, state plane
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin missed the big ceremony for a record donation at UVM Friday because there was trouble with the state plane. He was stuck in Springfield. Spokespeople for the Vermont Agency of Transportation say low clouds and dangerous... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. not ready to follow Canada's lead on heroinso they are prescribed a smaller and smaller dose. While Vermont is not ready
Vt. not ready to follow Canada's lead on heroin
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
so they are prescribed a smaller and smaller dose. While Vermont is not ready to let doctors prescribe the opiate, Gov. Peter Shumlin is paying attention. "We're not ready to go there, but we should very carefully watch the innovation of other... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin supports holding release of shooting videoGov. Peter Shumlin is standing by law enforcement's decision to wait to release
Shumlin supports holding release of shooting video
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. Peter Shumlin is standing by law enforcement's decision to wait to release body camera video of last Friday's police-involved shooting in Winooski. Police say Jesse Beshaw was shot by a Franklin County sheriff's deputy. Chittenden County... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. administration secretary to leave post Sept. 30MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's administration secretary is leaving state gove
Vt. administration secretary to leave post Sept. 30
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont's administration secretary is leaving state government at the end the month. Gov. Peter Shumlin announced Thursday that Justin Johnson will be leaving on Sept. 30 to join the government relations firm, MMR. Johnson... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
State releases final plan for cleaning up Lake Champlaindeveloped and forested lands, roads and eroding stream channels. “The plan is
State releases final plan for cleaning up Lake Champlain
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
developed and forested lands, roads and eroding stream channels. “The plan is the roadmap to a clean Lake,” said Gov. Peter Shumlin. “It reflects an ‘all in’ approach to achieving our clean water goals.” In June 2016, the Environmental... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Milne draws Leahy's fire with further EB-5 criticismssaid public records about his trips with Douglas are at the state archives in M
Milne draws Leahy's fire with further EB-5 criticisms
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
said public records about his trips with Douglas are at the state archives in Middlesex and that he has requested Gov. Peter Shumlin release any EB-5 correspondence that involved Milne. Milne said he was happy to comply and was "pleased that... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Protestors greet governor at wind project ceremonymanned by Vermont State Police. That checkpoint was located just off Route 8,
Protestors greet governor at wind project ceremony
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
manned by Vermont State Police. That checkpoint was located just off Route 8, atop a small hill on Putnam Road, where Gov. Peter Shumlin, local officials and representatives of Avangrid Renewables, which will soon begin construction of 15 wind... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Protestors greet gov. at wind project ceremonymanned by Vermont State Police. That checkpoint was located just off Route 8,
Protestors greet gov. at wind project ceremony
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
manned by Vermont State Police. That checkpoint was located just off Route 8, atop a small hill on Putnam Road, where Gov. Peter Shumlin, local officials and representatives of Avangrid Renewables, which will soon begin construction of 15 wind... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Deerfield wind project construction underwayof Searsburg and Readsboro. We will also pay over $6 million into the Vermont g
Deerfield wind project construction underway
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
of Searsburg and Readsboro. We will also pay over $6 million into the Vermont general education fund," Seck said. Governor Peter Shumlin took part in Monday's groundbreaking, which due to a lengthy permitting process has been 12 years in the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Drugmakers contribute campaign money to Vermont candidatesthe contributions from members of the Pain Care Forum, compared with overall co
Drugmakers contribute campaign money to Vermont candidates
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
the contributions from members of the Pain Care Forum, compared with overall contributions in the state. Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin made the fight against heroin and opioid abuse the centerpiece of his State of the State address in 2014. At... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Budget battlesto consider in January after a new governor, with new priorities, has taken ove
Budget battles
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
to consider in January after a new governor, with new priorities, has taken over the job. That is the position of Gov. Peter Shumlin, who will be succeeded in January by either Democrat Sue Minter or Republican Phil Scott. His administration is... Read more
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Rutland Herald
The missing ‘why’ in energy transition Kevin O�Connor / Staff File Photo Gov. Peter Shumlin (right) joins students a
The missing ‘why’ in energy transition
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Kevin O�Connor / Staff File Photo Gov. Peter Shumlin (right) joins students at his alma mater, the Grammar School of Putney, for dedication of a 216-panel solar array installed in 2012. Vermonters use a lot of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumlin plans hard work to the end MONTPELIER � With just three months left in office, Democratic Gov. Peter Shu
Shumlin plans hard work to the end
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 days ago
MONTPELIER � With just three months left in office, Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin says he plans to push hard to complete a handful of projects before his successor is sworn into office in early January � including... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburgof public good granted in 2009. A groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Monday
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburg
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 days ago
of public good granted in 2009. A groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Monday morning will be attended by Gov. Peter Shumlin. Representatives for Avangrid and a blasting contractor were scheduled to appear at a Searsburg Select Board... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumlin expects decision on “all-payer waiver” in weeks MONTPELIER � Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he�s cautiously optimistic that
Shumlin expects decision on “all-payer waiver” in weeks
Rutland Herald / Posted 12 days ago
MONTPELIER � Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he�s cautiously optimistic that in several weeks the state will have an agreement with the federal government for an �all-payer waiver� to change... Read more
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NZCity
Kevin Bacon has regretfully turned down an invitation to Baconfest.Kevin to the festival, a senator and a governor even recorded videos with Flat
Kevin Bacon has regretfully turned down an invitation to Baconfest.
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
Kevin to the festival, a senator and a governor even recorded videos with Flat Bacon to beg him to attend. Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin, said in the video: "Kevin, Vermont has the coolest little town in America called Brattleboro. I was born... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburgof public good granted in 2009. A groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Monday
Wind project breaks ground Monday in Searsburg
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
of public good granted in 2009. A groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Monday morning will be attended by Gov. Peter Shumlin. Representatives for Avangrid and a blasting contractor were scheduled to appear at a Searsburg Select Board... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
3rd Vermonter infected with West Nile viruscites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermo
3rd Vermonter infected with West Nile virus
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
WWII veteran honored 70 years after being capturedcites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermo
WWII veteran honored 70 years after being captured
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Parts of Vt., NY in moderate droughtcites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermo
Parts of Vt., NY in moderate drought
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Car goes off interstate, lands in road belowcites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermo
Car goes off interstate, lands in road below
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Police investigate suspected meth lab in Ryegatecites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermo
Police investigate suspected meth lab in Ryegate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectShumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health ConnectMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to
Shumlin cites improvements to Vermont Health Connect
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says improvements continue to be made to Vermont's health care exchange system, which had been plagued with technological problems. He said Thursday that nearly nine out of 10 Vermonters who ask for... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Questions for the candidatessharing in any savings that it might be able to produce. Would you support this
Questions for the candidates
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
sharing in any savings that it might be able to produce. Would you support this plan, or oppose it? Renewable energy: Gov. Peter Shumlin�s comprehensive energy plan decrees that Vermont must get 90 percent of its total energy from renewable sources... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumline cites improved health exchange� Improvements continue to be made to Vermont�s health care exchange system, wh
Shumline cites improved health exchange
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
� Improvements continue to be made to Vermont�s health care exchange system, which has been plagued with problems, Gov. Peter Shumlin said Thursday. While announcing the improvements and open enrollment period which runs from Nov. 1 through... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin expects decision on "all-payer waiver" in weeksMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he's cautiously optimist
Shumlin expects decision on "all-payer waiver" in weeks
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he's cautiously optimistic that in several weeks the state will have an agreement with the federal government for an "all-payer waiver" to change how health care providers are paid. Shumlin... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Scott skips gubernatorial debateexpects decision on "all-payer waiver" in weeksShumlin expects decision on "all
Scott skips gubernatorial debate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
expects decision on "all-payer waiver" in weeksShumlin expects decision on "all-payer waiver" in weeks Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he's cautiously optimistic that in several weeks the state will have an agreement with the federal... Read more
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Rutland Herald
BCBS seeks $6.2 million back from stateAccess, or DVHA, but all 125 pages had all relevant information related to the
BCBS seeks $6.2 million back from state
Rutland Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Access, or DVHA, but all 125 pages had all relevant information related to the request redacted. Lawrence Miller, Gov. Peter Shumlin�s chief of health care reform, and Cory Gustafson, director of government and public relations at BCBS,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Kevin Bacon loves Baconfest invite, is sorry he can't attendFlat Bacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic U
Kevin Bacon loves Baconfest invite, is sorry he can't attend
Savannah Morning News / Posted 14 days ago
Flat Bacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy and Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin, who recorded a video urging the actor to show up. "Kevin, Vermont has the coolest little town in America... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Budget review calls for scuttling whole programsmemo last month as the outgoing administration seeks to craft a budget that a n
Budget review calls for scuttling whole programs
Rutland Herald / Posted 14 days ago
memo last month as the outgoing administration seeks to craft a budget that a new governor will oversee. Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin is not seeking re-election to a fourth term. Johnson said he hopes to create a baseline budget that a new... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont gets over $4M in transit grantsfor the state's largest transit provider and for pilot programs in the Ascutney
Vermont gets over $4M in transit grants
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
for the state's largest transit provider and for pilot programs in the Ascutney, Windsor and St. Johnsbury regions. Gov. Peter Shumlin and Transportation Secretary Chris Cole said Wednesday that the funding will help to buy 10 large vehicles for... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vt. candidates launch campaign adschallenged by Republican Scott Milne, who formally launched his campaign on Sat
Vt. candidates launch campaign ads
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
challenged by Republican Scott Milne, who formally launched his campaign on Saturday. Milne nearly toppled Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin in the 2014 gubernatorial race, forcing the Legislature to re-elect Shumlin after he won a narrow plurality of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Budget review calls for cuttling whole programsmemo last month as the outgoing administration seeks to craft a budget that a n
Budget review calls for cuttling whole programs
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
memo last month as the outgoing administration seeks to craft a budget that a new governor will oversee. Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin is not seeking re-election to a fourth term. Johnson said he hopes to create a baseline budget that a new... Read more
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The China Post
Kevin Bacon loves Baconfest invite, is sorry he can't attendFlat Bacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic U
Kevin Bacon loves Baconfest invite, is sorry he can't attend
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
Flat Bacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy and Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin, who recorded a video urging the actor to show up. "Kevin, Vermont has the coolest little town in America... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Burlington Police use new training programseeks all-payer waiver from feds for VermontShumlin seeks all-payer waiver from
Burlington Police use new training program
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
seeks all-payer waiver from feds for VermontShumlin seeks all-payer waiver from feds for Vermont Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is heading to the nation's capital to seek an "all-payer waiver" from the federal government. Vermont Gov.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why Kevin Bacon turned down an invite to BaconfestBacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic US Sen
Why Kevin Bacon turned down an invite to Baconfest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Bacon as part of the campaign. Flat Bacon even appeared with Democratic US Senator Patrick Leahy and Democratic Governor Peter Shumlin, who recorded a video urging the actor to show up. "Kevin, Vermont has the coolest little town in America... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Brattleboro Baconfest social media campaign gets response from Kevin Baconthat, thanking Brattleboro and the state." The social media campaign included
Brattleboro Baconfest social media campaign gets response from Kevin Bacon
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
that, thanking Brattleboro and the state." The social media campaign included entreaties from such notables as Gov. Peter Shumlin, Sen. Patrick Leahy and Rep. Peter Welch, said O'Connor, but also included hundreds of tweets and messages from... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin seeks all-payer waiver from feds for VermontMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is heading to the nation's ca
Shumlin seeks all-payer waiver from feds for Vermont
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is heading to the nation's capital to seek an "all-payer waiver" from the federal government. Vermont Public Radio reports the waiver would allow for changes to the way health care is paid for and... Read more
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