Shumlin said the fund will give the state more flexibility and discretion in its negotiations with current and prospective businesses.
The Vermont Senate next week is set to take up a bill that would prohibit the use of hand-held cellphones and other devices while driving. The House gave final approval Friday to a slightly amended H.62, which requires that drivers employ hands-free technology, such as Bluetooth, when using their cellphones while driving. The bill won […]
A bill banning the use of hand-held cellphones while driving could be approved by the full House this week, the chairman of the House Transportation Committee said Tuesday. Rep. Patrick Brennan, R-Colchester, said H.62 passed the committee on a 10-0 vote with one absentee Tuesday. H.62 would require drivers to use hands-free devices while using […]
The union representing faculty at the University of Vermont issued a report Monday showing that administrative salaries have more than doubled in the past 10 years. The analysis was released on the day that faculty and university officials began negotiations on a new three-year contract. Denise Youngblood, president of UVM’s local of United Academics, said […]