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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

1. Democrats fought for Social Security more

Dec 17, 2016 10:30 AM Letters to the Editor

This year, my private posted land will again be invaded by people with a sense of greed and entitlement. more

Oct 11, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

LAKE GEORGE — Community leaders in Lake George have expressed their intent to work together on a mission to ensure foreign workers’ housing and workplace conditions are legal and fair. more

Oct 1, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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Photo by Pete DeMola

As he navigates the storm over a controversial program on his home turf, Chris Louras offers local leaders some tips from the trenches more

Sep 27, 2016 8:20 AM The Sun 2 Comments

Give Swiss voters credit — well, at least 77 percent of them. In a recent national referendum, they overwhelmingly rejected a proposal that would have guaranteed each Swiss adult a monthly payment of $2,560 from the Swiss government. more

Jun 29, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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