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Here’s an interesting insight into the arcane world of global renewable energy politics, based on the Oct. 30 column in Forbes by widely-read energy blogger Rod Adams. more

Dec 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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As Congress begins discussion on proposed changes to the tax code, there are often small points that take a while to attract the public’s attention. more

Dec 6, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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I have been teaching since 1992, and this will be my last year. The reason I am leaving is that I can no longer allow myself to be subjected to the foul language and disrespect I hear in schools on a daily basis. more

Nov 18, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Recently, Raise the Wage Coalition member Nathan Suter wrote an editorial entitled “Economic Evidence Points to Broad Benefits of a $15 Minimum.” more

Nov 3, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

Free electricity from the Sun has been a dream for decades. more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

One certain result of the horrific Las Vegas massacre will be the revival of the cry to somehow control the firearms used by the shooter. more

Oct 12, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

The number of illegal immigrants seeking asylum status across the Canadian border north of Plattsburgh will this month likely exceed 4,000... more

Oct 4, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

An article in Seven Days reminded us that back in 2007 the Vermont Legislature set a goal to cut child poverty in half in 10 years. A 14-member panel was charged with getting this done. The deadline passed on June 30. How’d we do? more

Sep 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle 1 Comments

In a move that will further militarize police departments across the country while decreasing accountability, President Trump issued an executive order that strips away limits on weapons of war that the Defense Department can hand over to state ... more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Vermont, along with 19 other states, has a long-term greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction mandate. more

Sep 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

It has been a long-time goal of the public school special interests to regulate Vermont independent schools ... more

Sep 2, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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The newly-formed Vermont Climate Action Commission must grow the economy, put Vermonters on a path to affordability and not leave anyone behind, a July 20 statement from the office of Gov. Phil Scott stated. more

Aug 4, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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Vermont State Attorney General TJ Donovan says biometric photo reading software used by the Department of Motor Vehicles should remain suspended because it violates state law. more

Jul 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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

The National Bureau of Economic Research released its latest working paper on Seattle’s $15 minimum wage policy. more

Jul 7, 2017 6:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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

Gov. Phil Scott came into office pledging to put Vermont’s wounded economy back on the right track. more

Jun 21, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

ADDISON – If you watch the news media, and especially the accounts of things like the Peoples’ March for Climate, Jobs and Justice, you would believe that the most critical problems facing America are... more

May 28, 2017 12:00 PM 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

Charles Murray’s account of the recent riot more

Mar 16, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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