Anne Galloway

Anne Galloway

Anne Galloway is the founder of VTDigger.org. She has worked as a reporter and editor in Vermont for 20 years. Galloway is the former editor of the Sunday Rutland Herald and Times Argus. For many years, she was a contributing writer for Seven Days and a visual arts reviewer for the Times Argus. Her reporting has appeared in The New York Times, the New York Daily News, Vermont Life and City Pages (Minneapolis). She is a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors.

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Twitter: @GallowayVTD

Homepage: http://vtdigger.org

    Welch to use “Queen of the Hill” tactic to end highway funding shortfalls

    Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., spoke at a news conference at the Fairmont Farms dairy farm in East Montpelier to promote a new dairy insurance program. Photo by John Herrick/VTDigger

    State officials may be facing a construction work stoppage this fall if federal funds that pay for most of Vermont’s transportation projects continue to dry up – which they will do if Congress fails to act by the end of the month.

    Brattleboro Reformer, Bennington Banner, Manchester Journal lay off editorial staff

    Tom D'Errico Michelle Karas

    The firings came on Friday. No formal announcement has been made by the newspaper chain which includes the Brattleboro Reformer, the Bennington Banner and the Manchester Journal.

    Feds give go ahead for GlobalFoundries acquisition of IBM Microelectronics

    A microchip at IBM. Photo by Nat Rudarakanchana

    IBM is paying GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take over chip manufacturing operations in Vermont, and Malta and East Fishkill, N.Y.

    Exclusive: Jay Peak projects under SEC investigation

    Jay Peak's Bill Stenger speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony for a proposed AnC Bio facility in Newport. Photo by Anne Galloway/VTDigger

    For more than a year, Bill Stenger and Ariel Quiros have failed to provide to the state a financial review of two Northeast Kingdom ski resort expansions and a biotech project. A state official is now asking that the Department of Financial Regulation freeze any remaining funds for Jay Peak Resort, AnC Bio Vermont and Q Burke.

    T.J. Donovan running for Vermont Attorney General

    Attorney General Bill Sorrell and Chittenden County State's Attorney TJ Donovan, who challenged him in the primary but conceded Wednesday morning, made a show of unity at the Democratic Party's unity rally. VTD Photo/Taylor Dobbs

    Chittenden County State’s Attorney T.J. Donovan is not waiting for incumbent fellow Democrat Bill Sorrell to decide whether to seek re-election in 2016.

    Democrats jockey for top slots at gala

    Sue Minter

    The political aspirations of Minter and Donovan, along with another dozen or so Democrats, are on hold until Welch decides whether he is running for governor.

    State phases out law library

    Vermont State Library

    A $400,000 reduction in state funds leads to shorter hours, transfer of legal reference assistance to Vermont Law School.

    Shumlin: ‘I didn’t have the fire in the belly for a fourth term’

    Gov. Peter Shumlin and Rep. Clem Bissonnette, D-Winooski

    The governor told Mark Johnson of WDEV that he would have pursued a fourth term if he had been able to implement a single payer health care system.

    Crowded field likely to line up for open governor’s seat

    Shap Smith

    The roster of potential successors to Gov. Peter Shumlin includes Peter Welch, Phil Scott, Shap Smith, Doug Racine, Scott Milne and more.

    Gov. Peter Shumlin says he will not seek re-election

    Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin announces that he will not seek a fourth term at a news conference Monday in Montpelier. Photo by Morgan True/VTDigger

    Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin announced Monday that he will not seek a fourth term as governor.

    Condos pitches ethics commission in wake of impropriety allegations

    Secretary of State Jim Condos. Courtesy photo

    Key lawmakers aren’t so sure Montpelier has a problem and that more bureaucracy is the solution.

    VTDigger has $7,680 left to raise today, May 31, for our spring membership drive

    Anne Galloway, left, Morgan True, and Elizabeth Hewitt at the Statehouse on the day before adjournment of the 2015 legislative session.

    Two members of the Vermont Journalism Trust Board have generously offered to match the next $6,500 in gifts so that we can end this campaign. Of that amount, $2,500 is a match specifically for sustaining, monthly donations.

    VTDigger has $13,876 to raise over the next 3 days

    Anne Galloway, left, Morgan True, and Elizabeth Hewitt at the Statehouse on the day before adjournment of the 2015 legislative session.

    Two members of the Vermont Journalism Trust Board will match the next $6,500 in gifts. Please do your part and help us end the campaign.

    Republican Lt. Gov. Phil Scott ‘considers’ bid for governor

    Phil Scott

    While Scott has strenuously eschewed rumors that he might be running in 2016, the lieutenant governor has come under pressure from the Vermont GOP to consider the gubernatorial race.

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