Editor’s note: This article is by John P. Gregg of the Valley News, in which it first appeared April 15, 2014. CHELSEA — A 67-year-old small businessman is launching a Republican challenge to longtime state Sen. Mark MacDonald, D-Orange. Chelsea resident Robert Frenier, who runs a company that buys used airport fire trucks and rebuilds […]
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., frequently holds town hall meetings in Vermont. Saturday, the potential presidential candidate is holding one in New Hampshire, site of the nation’s first primary in 2016. Sanders will appear at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., for what is billed as a town hall meeting on the […]
MONTPELIER – Gov. Peter Shumlin appointed Tommy Walz of Barre to fill the seat in the Vermont House that had been held by Rep. Tess Taylor, a Democrat. Taylor, former majority whip, announced March 21 that she would be leaving the Legislature to become executive director of Vermont CURE, a pro-single payer 501(c)(4) organization funded […]
In the interview on WDEV, Campbell talked in circles and walked back his assertion that lawmakers should create a plan B.