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Last month, we introduced a bi-state family and medical leave insurance program, the Twin State Paid Family Leave plan, that would build a public-private partnership to provide access to paid family and medical leave for all residents... Read more

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Mental health is often underappreciated by the public and stigmatized by the media. It’s just as important to our overall health as is our physical health. Read more

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MONTPELIER | To listen to the renewable power industry and its supporters in the Vermont Legislature, you might think carbon taxation is the only certain way to reduce CO2 emissions. Read more

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In pot-legal Oregon, “Reefer Madness” – schizophrenia – is a real and growing problem. Read more

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From time-to-time, folks will ask our agency, “how safe is the milk we buy in our stores?” Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - As reported in my Sept. 27 State House Headliners column, federal opposition to Vermont immigration policies has cost Vermont police an estimated $2.8 million in withheld drug-crime fighting U.S. Department of Justice grants. Read more

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Next month, Vermont will elect a U.S. senator. Vermonters want a senator for Vermont. By his own choices, Bernie Sanders has ceased to be that senator. Read more

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As a woman who has two indulgences, automobiles and sociology, I’ve decided to write my thesis on the first using the second to objectively observe and formulate my hypothesis. Read more

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Despite the reported rancor around the budget in the 2018 legislative session, the Vermont Chamber had a very successful year, proving that the Republican administration and the Democratic leaders of the Legislature can work together... Read more

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Happy National Voter Registration Month! Read more

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We are a group of Westport Central School (WCS) district community members... Read more

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We all know that many prescription medications cost too much. Read more

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The $15 minimum wage is an increasingly hot topic in the election debates. Read more

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As kids playing in the canyons near home, we would hide whenever we saw big kids walking through. Read more

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For more than 20 years AARP Vermont has been representing the interests of ratepayers in utility cases before the Vermont Public Utility Commission. Read more

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A year ago Gov. Phil Scott created the Vermont Climate Action Commission in response to clamor generated by the state’s environmental organizations determined to make Vermonters take bold action to defeat... Read more

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As a lifelong dairy farmer, I bring a unique perspective to my work with the Governor’s Climate Action Commission. Read more

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Steven Bourgoin, who is charged with the largest mass criminal homicide in Vermont – the deaths of five high school students in an October 2016 car crash – had in his bloodstream high concentrations of THC... Read more

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“Every farm counts”, we often hear, but in spite of notable efforts on the part of the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) and others, American Indians continue to be one of the most underrepresented groups in the ... Read more

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MONTPELIER | Remember back in January, when the Legislature was considering the bill that would become Act 86, Vermonters were assured that legal “recreational pot” would just be grown and smoked in people’s homes? Boy, were we ever naïve. Read more

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