Only 2 percent opt to pay penalty rather than offer plan to employees; Vermont League of Cities and Towns gets reprieve from deadline and directly enrolls municipal employees with insurers.
Gov. Peter Shumlin was re-elected as chairman of the Democratic Governors Association (DGA) on Monday. The DGA, whose stated mission is to elect Democratic governors, held its annual meeting in Washington, D.C. According to Politico, the members sanctioned Shumlin’s bid for a second term during their annual meeting. Next year will be Shumlin’s second in […]
A rising figure within the Vermont Republican Party has emerged victorious in a mud-slinging court battle against Len Britton, the 2010 Republican challenger to Sen. Patrick Leahy. Jeffrey Bartley of Colchester, who served as Britton’s campaign manager, alleged that his boss failed to pay $31,825 owed to him for his duties. Britton’s lawyer, Jack Welch, […]