Rep. Cynthia Browning proposes bill to waive governor’s executive privilege in certain cases.
Senate Democrats introduced their much anticipated gun control bill Thursday afternoon (S.31). Senate President Pro Tem John Campbell is the lead sponsor of the bill. Gun control legislation has been met with stiff opposition in the past in the Vermont Legislature, and Gov. Peter Shumlin says he has no interest in supporting a background check […]
He made the two recommendations elected officials most hate recommending: cut spending and raise taxes. He confronted his two most vexing problem areas – health care and the high cost of public education with some specific proposals, some calls for further study and co-operation. He acknowledged that some of what he proposed would be resisted.
The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a challenge to Vermont’s campaign finance laws brought by the Vermont Right to Life Committee, thereby upholding a previous ruling by a lower court in the case. The Vermont Right to Life Committee, a nonprofit with a political action committee that supports anti-abortion candidates, filed suit to overturn […]