The same day advocates called for a moratorium, Shumlin held a press conference where he defended the use of Tasers by law enforcement.
I-89 North near Barre was congested on Monday after a landslide covered the highway just south of exit six. One lane of traffic was open in the early afternoon. Agency of Transportation workers were on site clearing the debris they could while the agency sent equipment to the site to clear clear larger rocks, an […]
According to data released by the Department of Human Resources, Deeghan was the seventh-highest-paid state employee in Fiscal Year 2011 and the sixth-highest-paid in Fiscal Year 2012.
Brock said there was no connection between the LePage press availability and the impromptu presser in which he called for an analysis of overtime spending.
In a hastily arranged press conference, the governor said a “two-track is investigation taking place immediately.”
Sanders says four companies own 58 percent of the gas stations in the Burlington market and hints this might be the reason for the discrepancy in prices.
The case now turns from the question of salary versus hourly pay to whether or not the state has waived its sovereign immunity, thereby consenting to lawsuits around labor issues.
Failed legislation would have stripped David Shaffer of his Taser.
His wife, Jess, gave birth to their second son on the afternoon of July 3rd as fireworks were being prepped on Donovan’s home turf, Burlington.
The water system, owned by Burlington-based real estate firm Redstone, serves 160 connections and has been on the fritz since last Wednesday, when they discovered a problem.
The real threat, they said, lies in a more drastic proposal from Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, and his allies in the House.
The certificate of need, issued by Steve Kimbell, commissioner of the Department of Financial Regulation, gives the go-ahead for a $15.2 million statewide project.
The resolution carries no legal weight and could not by itself keep such a project out of the region. That decision remains under the Public Service Board’s purview.
The Vermont State Employees Association, a union of about 6,400 state workers, endorsed Democratic attorney general candidate TJ Donovan Thursday in a strongly worded show of support. In a statement released by the Donovan campaign, VSEA president John Resse said, “For too long Vermonters have gone without an Attorney General who understands what working and […]