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WPTZ Burlington
Bernie Sanders’ Vermont supporters cheer New Hampshire primary winA day after his victory in the New Hampshire primary, Bernie Sanders met Wednes
Bernie Sanders’ Vermont supporters cheer New Hampshire primary win
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 10 hours ago
A day after his victory in the New Hampshire primary, Bernie Sanders met Wednesday in Harlem, New York, with the Rev. Al Sharpton. NBC News reported Sanders did not make any public comments after leaving the morning meeting with Sharpton. Sharpton... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Driver behind St. Albans crash was drunkMan wants murder charge dismissed in Vt. grandmother's murderMan wants murder c
Driver behind St. Albans crash was drunk
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 hours ago
Man wants murder charge dismissed in Vt. grandmother's murderMan wants murder charge dismissed in Vt. grandmother's murder One of three men charged in the killing of a Vermont grandmother wants the court to dismiss a murder charge against him. One... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Senate passes paid sick leave billA bill requiring Vermont companies to offer employees three days of paid sick l
Vermont Senate passes paid sick leave bill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 hours ago
A bill requiring Vermont companies to offer employees three days of paid sick leave per year is one step closer to passing, but not without drama in Montpelier. Passing a paid sick leave bill is a priority for Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont governor hits stay on Clean Power PlanMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is criticizing the U.S. Supre
Vermont governor hits stay on Clean Power Plan
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 hours ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is criticizing the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to stay President Barack Obama's "clean power plan." Shumlin also is stepping up his calls for the state pension funds to divest themselves of coal... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Review critical of DCF workplace safety policy MONTPELIER � An inspection has found the state child welfare agency�s safety
Review critical of DCF workplace safety policy
Rutland Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
MONTPELIER � An inspection has found the state child welfare agency�s safety policy didn�t have comprehensive measures to protect employees from workplace assaults when a social worker was shot dead... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bill on the stump for Hill again today after saying 'Sometimes... I wish we weren't married then I could say what I r
Bill on the stump for Hill again today
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
after saying 'Sometimes... I wish we weren't married then I could say what I really think' Bill Clinton arrived at a polling place in Portsmouth, New Hampshire this morning making a last minute push for his... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sanders, Clinton make final push in NH before voters hit the pollsIt's crunch time for White House hopefuls in New Hampshire. Bernie Sanders too
Sanders, Clinton make final push in NH before voters hit the polls
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
It's crunch time for White House hopefuls in New Hampshire. Bernie Sanders took the stage at the Palace Theatre in Manchester surrounded by family. It's a final push to get voters to the polls Tuesday hoping to build on momentum from a close second... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Governor congratulates treatment facilities' strides in fighting substance abuseBENNINGTON >> Governor Peter Shumlin visited the Hawthorn Recovery Center
Governor congratulates treatment facilities' strides in fighting substance abuse
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON >> Governor Peter Shumlin visited the Hawthorn Recovery Center on Monday morning to congratulate existing efforts in fighting the ongoing substance abuse in Bennington. There are currently 310 patients in the area actively being... Read more
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Variety
Back to the Future in New Hampshire with Bill, Hillary and Chelsea ClintonMANCHESTER, New Hampshire — The Clintons came to New Hampshire with a carefully
Back to the Future in New Hampshire with Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — The Clintons came to New Hampshire with a carefully calibrated pitch for local voters and the national news media, positioning the former Secretary of State as a dogged fighter who won’t let a loss here to Bernie Sanders... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bill Clinton bops Bernie Sanders around AGAINBill Clinton smacks Bernie Sanders around AGAIN - saying debate is 'impossible'
Bill Clinton bops Bernie Sanders around AGAIN
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Bill Clinton smacks Bernie Sanders around AGAIN - saying debate is 'impossible' with the Vermont senator The former president said he was 'bother[ed]' by Sanders because the senator labeled everyone 'establishment' who didn't agree with him Bill... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Vermont governor congratulates treatment facilities' strides in fighting substance abuseBENNINGTON, VT >> Governor Peter Shumlin visited the Hawthorn Recovery Ce
Vermont governor congratulates treatment facilities' strides in fighting substance abuse
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
BENNINGTON, VT >> Governor Peter Shumlin visited the Hawthorn Recovery Center on Monday morning to congratulate existing efforts in fighting the ongoing substance abuse in Bennington. There are currently 310 patients in the area actively being... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Groups call on Vermont officials to re-evaluate gas pipelineMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Environmental advocacy groups are calling on officials t
Groups call on Vermont officials to re-evaluate gas pipeline
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Environmental advocacy groups are calling on officials to take a new look at a proposed natural gas pipeline throughout western Vermont. The Times-Argus reports five advocacy groups wrote a letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin calling... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Groups call on Vermont officials to re-evaluate gas pipelineMONTPELIER, VT. >> Environmental advocacy groups are calling on officials
Groups call on Vermont officials to re-evaluate gas pipeline
Bennington Banner / Posted 2 days ago
MONTPELIER, VT. >> Environmental advocacy groups are calling on officials to take a new look at a proposed natural gas pipeline throughout western Vermont. The Times-Argus reports five advocacy groups wrote a letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Advocates call for new look at pipeline Environmental advocacy groups are citing the low cost of oil as grounds to re
Advocates call for new look at pipeline
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Environmental advocacy groups are citing the low cost of oil as grounds to re-evaluate the proposed Addison Natural Gas Project. Five advocacy groups joined to pen an open letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin calling... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Groups want new look at pipeline Environmental advocacy groups are citing the low cost of oil as grounds to re
Groups want new look at pipeline
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Environmental advocacy groups are citing the low cost of oil as grounds to re-evaluate the proposed Addison Natural Gas Project. Five advocacy groups joined to pen an open letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin calling for... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Capitol Beat: Shumlin stresses divestment efforts Gov. Peter Shumlin is doubling down on his call for the state to divest from
Capitol Beat: Shumlin stresses divestment efforts
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Peter Shumlin is doubling down on his call for the state to divest from fossil fuel companies. �We have used divestment in the past to address challenges that stretch beyond our borders,�... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vermont restricting domestic abusers’ access to guns MONTPELIER � The need to protect potential victims in domestic violence cases
Vermont restricting domestic abusers’ access to guns
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
MONTPELIER � The need to protect potential victims in domestic violence cases helped lead the Vermont Legislature, which traditionally has been reluctant to restrict gun ownership, to take first... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Candidates’ lives not untouched by drugsHOOKSETT, N.H. — Texas and New Hampshire are more than 1,800 miles apart, but t
Candidates’ lives not untouched by drugs
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
HOOKSETT, N.H. — Texas and New Hampshire are more than 1,800 miles apart, but they share an unfortunate link: heroin addiction. New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary privilege carries a weight of responsibility and influence over candidates’... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession of... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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ABC News
Recent State Laws on Domestic Abuse, Gun RightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent State Laws on Domestic Abuse, Gun Rights
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rightsSpecifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended
Recent state laws on domestic abuse, gun rights
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
Specifics of the state laws passed during the last two years that are intended to make it harder for people convicted or suspected of domestic violence to access firearms: ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert Bentley approved a measure banning possession... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Sanders lands key endorsementAP Photo Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. meets Fr
Sanders lands key endorsement
Rutland Herald / Posted 4 days ago
AP Photo Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. meets Friday with supporters outside Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, N.H. MONTPELIER � Former National Association for the Advancement of Colored People President Ben... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Vermont Senate moves closer to vote on legalizing marijuanaThe state Senate is inching closer to a vote on whether Vermont will join Orego
Vermont Senate moves closer to vote on legalizing marijuana
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 5 days ago
The state Senate is inching closer to a vote on whether Vermont will join Oregon and Washington State and legalize recreational marijuana. At least six committees are holding hearings on elements of a proposal approved by the Judiciary Committee to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Longtime prosecutor Morrissey sworn in as judgeThere's a new addition to the judicial bench in Chittenden County. Mary Morris
Longtime prosecutor Morrissey sworn in as judge
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
There's a new addition to the judicial bench in Chittenden County. Mary Morrissey became Vermont's newest Superior Court judge Friday morning. Morrissey was sworn in by Gov. Peter Shumlin before a packed courtroom. Many touted the longtime... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
What were full costs of governor's trip to Paris?The cost to taxpayers of the governor's trip to Paris last year totaled about $
What were full costs of governor's trip to Paris?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
The cost to taxpayers of the governor's trip to Paris last year totaled about $1,200, but that only tells part of the story. Gov. Peter Shumlin traveled overseas in December to attend a climate change conference with world leaders. Under a public... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Clinton, Sanders back on campaign trail in NHDemocratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders got back
Clinton, Sanders back on campaign trail in NH
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders got back on the campaign trail in New Hampshire Friday after a feisty debate Thursday night. Sanders continued his assault on Clinton's connection to Wall Street bankers and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cruz: Seal Mexican border to stem flow of drugs - The Boston GlobeHOOKSETT, N.H. — Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz told a hushed audienc
Cruz: Seal Mexican border to stem flow of drugs - The Boston Globe
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
HOOKSETT, N.H. — Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz told a hushed audience the story of his half-sister Miriam who died of a drug overdose, and made a forceful case for sealing off the Mexican border to stanch the flow of narcotics at a forum... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Which Democratic presidential candidate is more progressive?Progressive is a common term in Vermont, but not so much in other parts of the
Which Democratic presidential candidate is more progressive?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Progressive is a common term in Vermont, but not so much in other parts of the country or when it comes from Hillary Clinton. The term is now at the center of the battle between Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Clinton's campaign is unleashing two... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Moneyed interests just made Annette Smith a Vermont heroWhen the moneyed interests encounter an opposing force, they do what they have
Moneyed interests just made Annette Smith a Vermont hero
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
When the moneyed interests encounter an opposing force, they do what they have always done, which is to silence that opposing force. In Vermont, and in this particular case, the moneyed interests are the renewable energy folks and the opposing force... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Springfield woman pardoned by Vt. governorVt. man charged with child sex assaultVt. man charged with child sex assault A
Springfield woman pardoned by Vt. governor
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Vt. man charged with child sex assaultVt. man charged with child sex assault A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. Police make biggest heroin bust in town... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. sheriff's dept. fundraising for K-9 copVt. man charged with child sex assaultVt. man charged with child sex assault A
Vt. sheriff's dept. fundraising for K-9 cop
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
Vt. man charged with child sex assaultVt. man charged with child sex assault A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. Police make biggest heroin bust in town... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. man charged with child sex assault A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. A Bennington m
Vt. man charged with child sex assault
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. A Bennington man is charged with sexually assaulting a child. Police make biggest heroin bust in town... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Moneyed interests just made Anette Smitte a Vermont heroWhen the moneyed interests encounter an opposing force, they do what they have
Moneyed interests just made Anette Smitte a Vermont hero
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
When the moneyed interests encounter an opposing force, they do what they have always done, which is to silence that opposing force. In Vermont, and in this particular case, the moneyed interests are the renewable energy folks and the opposing force... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for ClintonMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine Kun
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for Clinton
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine Kunin are going to be campaigning for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire. The Thursday visit by Shumlin and Kunin comes less than a week before... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for ClintonMONTPELIER, VT. >> Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine K
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for Clinton
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
MONTPELIER, VT. >> Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine Kunin are going to be campaigning for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire. The Thursday visit by Shumlin and Kunin comes less than a week... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for ClintonMONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine Kun
Vermont Gov. Shumlin, former Gov. Kunin to stump for Clinton
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin and former Gov. Madeleine Kunin are going to be campaigning for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire. The Thursday visit by Shumlin and Kunin comes less than a week before... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Shumlin, Pearce at odds over fossil fuel divestmentGov. Peter Shumlin is turning up the heat on state lawmakers to pass a measure
Shumlin, Pearce at odds over fossil fuel divestment
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 7 days ago
Gov. Peter Shumlin is turning up the heat on state lawmakers to pass a measure requiring state pension fund managers to sell holdings in coal energy and ExxonMobil stock, and he's getting some pushback. "We all know coal is hurting Vermont," Shumlin... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
3 Vt. Senate committees look at legalizing potThe push for marijuana legalization in Vermont moves into the fast lane this we
3 Vt. Senate committees look at legalizing pot
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
The push for marijuana legalization in Vermont moves into the fast lane this week. Three committees in the state Senate are all looking at the proposal to create a legal market for pot in 2018. Vermont State Police Col. Matt Birmingham told the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Shumlin continues call to sell holdings in coal, Exxon MobilA skirmish over Vermont's investment portfolio has Governor Peter Shumlin, D-Ve
Shumlin continues call to sell holdings in coal, Exxon Mobil
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
A skirmish over Vermont's investment portfolio has Governor Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont, at odds with leaders in his own party. The debate is over a relatively small amount of money, but it has created a big divide for the majority party under... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Doctors will have to pay to stay In his January budget message, Gov. Peter Shumlin announced a new source of t
Doctors will have to pay to stay
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
In his January budget message, Gov. Peter Shumlin announced a new source of tax revenue to help fill the ever-gaping Medicaid budget deficit ($55 million in fiscal year 2017). He proposed that the provider... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Working while sick? Vermont bill would ease the needMONTPELIER >> Two years after a young Statehouse cafeteria worker told la
Working while sick? Vermont bill would ease the need
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
MONTPELIER >> Two years after a young Statehouse cafeteria worker told lawmakers she had come to work sick that day and made sandwiches, a bill requiring employers to provide paid sick leave cleared a key hurdle Tuesday. "If I had a sign... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. lawmakers dig into massive proposed fee hikeFrom fishing and hunting to the Department of Motor Vehicles, Vermonters encoun
Vt. lawmakers dig into massive proposed fee hike
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
From fishing and hunting to the Department of Motor Vehicles, Vermonters encounter state fees, licenses and assessments in several aspects of their daily lives. The state's 900 such charges raised about $460 million from people and companies alike in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Senate advances mandatory paid sick leave billMandatory paid sick leave in Vermont is one step closer to reality. The measur
Vermont Senate advances mandatory paid sick leave bill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
Mandatory paid sick leave in Vermont is one step closer to reality. The measure won preliminary approval in the Senate Tuesday, but some changes are expected before a final vote, possibly Wednesday. It calls for full-time workers to get at least... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Shumlin addresses pot legalization SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Peter Shumlin struck a nerve Monday when he told a Springf
Shumlin addresses pot legalization
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Peter Shumlin struck a nerve Monday when he told a Springfield lunchtime gathering that he was just facing reality when he supported the legalization of marijuana. Shumlin, speaking at the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
One way to curb spending: Cap on state workers Last week, House lawmakers approved Gov. Peter Shumlin�s budget adjustment re
One way to curb spending: Cap on state workers
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Last week, House lawmakers approved Gov. Peter Shumlin�s budget adjustment recommendation to address about $85 million in new spending, which includes $52.6 million just for the state�s Medicaid... Read more
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