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Former U.S. Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders pictured in 1970 on Green Up Day. more

Dec 10, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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WHALLONSBURG | Candidate offers stump speech, therapy session to small crowd of progressive activists in Whallonsburg more

Dec 5, 2017 7:45 AM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College political science Professor Allison Stanger went on C-SPAN TV to discuss student violence in reaction to conservative author Charles Murray’s controversial campus visit on March 2. more

Nov 7, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Why is it that we only hear about “bipartisan support” as a good thing when a politician is trying to get a law passed? more

Oct 13, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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MIDDLEBURY | Lawmakers from Vermont want to close the so-called bump stock loophole, but gun owners in the state say the effort would have little impact, other than to give government more control over guns. more

Oct 11, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Two days after the election that swept President Donald Trump into office, Emily Martz went on her morning jog in Saranac Lake. more

Sep 18, 2017 4:50 PM The Sun

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders has made it quite clear he despises President Donald Trump and all that he stands for. more

Jul 14, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

PLATTSBURGH — Two lawmakers, two parties — and two very different approaches to healthcare reform. more

Jul 11, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

As the Republican Congress struggled to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, the political landscape is steadily shifting. more

Jun 27, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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MIDDLEBURY - It wasn't the best day for marching in a parade, but the inclement weather didn't stop residents of Middlebury, Vergennes, Bristol and Orwell from celebrating the annual day to remember America's fallen heroes. more

May 30, 2017 9:05 AM The Vermont Eagle

In a recent talk before students at St. Johnsbury Academy, Sen. Bernie Sanders declared that although we are living in the wealthiest country in the history of the world, “the nation’s wealth is in the hands of a privileged few”... more

Apr 4, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 16, 2017 4:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

So Gov. Andy Cuomo and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders propose free college in New York State for low and middle-class students via the Excelsior Scholarship Program and everyone goes hurrah, this is fantastic. more

Jan 14, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH — Local educators are cautiously optimistic about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for free tuition at all state schools, but are awaiting more details. more

Jan 10, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

It makes sense that Trump would pick Andrew Puzder for Secretary of Labor! He is anti-labor, a wife abuser and supports cutting wages. more

Dec 17, 2016 10:45 AM Letters to the Editor

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It’s necessary to be an informed, engaged member of society -- but it’s also necessary to keep the weight of the world from landing on your shoulders. A balance needs to be struck. more

Dec 16, 2016 10:41 AM The Vermont Eagle

2016 was never expected to go the way it has, but I’ve got a feeling that trend will make for a nail biter come this fall. We may be about to witness the greatest drama American politics has ever seen.” more

Nov 30, 2016 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

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Many local liberals are reeling in the shock and awe of this week’s election. Indeed, so many of the news media suits (and pantsuits) and veteran pundits were dead wrong about the mood of the nation—as were most of the polls. more

Nov 9, 2016 12:00 PM Editorials

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