Republican challenger Scott Milne depicts governor as “ultra-progressive,” “radical,” “brazen” and “reckless.” Vows to campaign on health care, energy and the economy.
To listen to Milne’s statement, click here Republican candidate for governor Scott Milne will formally kick off his campaign Wednesday in Barre. Milne, president of Milne Travel American Express, declared his intention to run June 12, but had not formally launched his campaign to unseat Democratic Gov. Peter Shulmin. Milne, who attended school in Barre […]
The political advocacy group Vermont Conservation Voters has endorsed a slate of 40 candidates in state House and Senate races, based on their voting record on environmental issues. The nonprofit said it released an early round of endorsements before Vermont’s Aug. 26 primary and will issue a complete list of endorsements in September. The organization […]
Editor’s note: Trail Mix is an occasional column about Vermont politics. One of the few revelations from Tuesday’s campaign finance report filings was the slow fundraising start by Republican hopeful Scott Milne. Milne, who hopes to challenge incumbent Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin in November, reported just under $20,000 in contributions, one-fifth of the amount Shumlin […]
The Vermont Secretary of State has announced the start of absentee voting for the primary election.