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The Vermont State Police (VSP), under pressure by anti-Israel groups, last November backed out of an all-expenses-paid counter-terrorism seminar last month in Israel. Read more

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The Dec. 11 Rutland Herald editorial, titled “Classic Conundrum,” asks whether Vermont should tax fossil fuels as “the best, most effective way to limit greenhouse gas emissions” or pass because it’s “a tough sell,”... Read more

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Election Day results from Vermont and across the United States may profoundly affect state, national and global energy policy. Read more

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The leader of the new, veto-proof supermajority Vermont House Democratic caucus predicts the Legislature will seek action on three bills Gov. Phil Scott has opposed: 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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The Vermont House Republicans on Election Day lost the ability to sustain a veto by Gov. Phil Scott. Read more

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I found Guy Pages’s Guest Viewpoint in the Nov. 1 issue of the Eagle to be extremely interesting. Read more

Letters to the Editor

MONTPELIER - Car insurance rates are likely to increase 4-6 percent in states with legal marijuana, a leading insurance industry actuary says. 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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A recent news report by Montpelier-based freelance columnist Guy Page indicates that receipts from Vermont’s corporate income tax (commonly called the CIT) through September jumped a whopping 80 percent over the first nine months of 2017. Read more

Editorials

According to report last week by Montpelier columnist Guy Page, several Addison County and Rutland County state senate candidates are in the catbird seat when it comes to 2018 general election political contributions. Read more

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MONTPELIER | You may have taken it easy on Labor Day, but Vermont’s electricity grid worked extra hard to keep the lights on– and boy, does it ever charge for overtime. Read more

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MONTPELIER | Members of the Vermont Governor’s Advisory Commission on Marijuana may recommend zero legal tolerance for smoking marijuana and driving due to the lack of a reliable roadside impairment test. Read more

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FERRISBURGH | Incumbent Rep. Warren Van Wyck (R-Addison 3) won the Aug. 14 GOP primary on write-in votes alone. Read more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont leads all other U.S. states in illegal crossings along the Canada/U.S. border, U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan said during an August 15 WCAX-TV interview. Read more

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According to a recent CNN news report, Colorado Gov. John Hickenloper is thinking of recriminalizing marijuana in the Centennial State. Read more

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Regular readers of my State Headliners column may have noticed that I don’t always name the Vermont’s left-leaning policy pushers. Read more

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RUTLAND | PART 1: Even as recreational marijuana advocates celebrated the legalization of small amounts of pot for personal use by the Vermont legislature earlier last month, troubling reports about the botanical... 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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MONTPELIER | In response to reports of Vermont marijuana dealers’ deceptive attempts to evade Act 86’s prohibition of the sale of marijuana... Read more

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The Vermont State Police (VSP), under pressure by anti-Israel groups, last November backed out of an all-expenses-paid counter-terrorism seminar last month in Israel. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Photo provided by the Nature Conservancy

The Dec. 11 Rutland Herald editorial, titled “Classic Conundrum,” asks whether Vermont should tax fossil fuels as “the best, most effective way to limit greenhouse gas emissions” or pass because it’s “a tough sell,”... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Election Day results from Vermont and across the United States may profoundly affect state, national and global energy policy. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

The leader of the new, veto-proof supermajority Vermont House Democratic caucus predicts the Legislature will seek action on three bills Gov. Phil Scott has opposed: Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

The Vermont House Republicans on Election Day lost the ability to sustain a veto by Gov. Phil Scott. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER - Car insurance rates are likely to increase 4-6 percent in states with legal marijuana, a leading insurance industry actuary says. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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MONTPELIER | You may have taken it easy on Labor Day, but Vermont’s electricity grid worked extra hard to keep the lights on– and boy, does it ever charge for overtime. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Members of the Vermont Governor’s Advisory Commission on Marijuana may recommend zero legal tolerance for smoking marijuana and driving due to the lack of a reliable roadside impairment test. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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FERRISBURGH | Incumbent Rep. Warren Van Wyck (R-Addison 3) won the Aug. 14 GOP primary on write-in votes alone. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MONTPELIER | Vermont leads all other U.S. states in illegal crossings along the Canada/U.S. border, U.S. Attorney Christina Nolan said during an August 15 WCAX-TV interview. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Regular readers of my State Headliners column may have noticed that I don’t always name the Vermont’s left-leaning policy pushers. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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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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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MONTPELIER | The upcoming Aug. 14 primary is only for candidates of Vermont’s three major parties: Democratic, Republican and Progressive. Read more

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MONTPELIER | A Rutland-based State House representative wants the state to study the connection between video games and school shootings. Read more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont’s landmark energy policies are not solving the problems they were designed to solve, according to a March 12 report from Vermonters for a Clean Environment. Read more

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MONTPELIER | Bills about drones near prison, fireworks, marijuana odor, studying carbon taxation, the statewide voter checklist, campaign finance,  child fatality, human trafficking, vagrancy, animal cruelty and more... Read more

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After refusing pleas last month by at least two Vermont doctors’ organizations to listen to physicians about the medically-appropriate uses of marijuana... Read more

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