Governor will formally kick off his bid for a third term Sept. 9.
Running in House District 2-1, for the Democrats, Timothy Corcoran II and Rachael Fields will be the party’s nominees with 812 and 340 votes respectively. They defeated Jackie Kelly, who had 222 votes.
Of the Democrats running for the nomination in District 2-2, Joann Erenhouse and Kiah Morris won, with 184 and 239 votes respectively. They defeated Jim Carroll, who got 164 votes, and Brandy Reynolds, who got 154 votes.
The Vermont Right to Life Political Committee released its endorsements for the primary election on Monday. The organization encourages its members to choose the Republican ballot. The committee chose not to recommend a candidate for governor. Three of the four candidates who are vying for the Republican nomination are pro-choice. The exception is Steve Berry, […]
Editor’s note: This article is by Anna Boarini, of the Manchester Journal, in which it was first published Aug. 25, 2014. MANCHESTER – There’s another candidate to consider for Tuesday’s primary election. Judy Livingston, a Republican and former representative for the Bennington-4 district, has launched a write-in campaign. Livingston, who served for seven terms in […]
Former Democratic political operative Ben Palkowski has been named legislative director for the Vermont State Employees Association, according to a news release Monday afternoon. He replaces Steve Howard, who took over as the union’s executive director in June. Palkowski led the Vermont Democratic Party’s House campaign from 2007 to 2011, and worked in 2006 as […]
The Secretary of State’s office won’t start receiving results from towns until Wednesday afternoon. Some town clerks will send faxes and hard copies of the results until Thursday or Friday, Condos said, and it will be a week after the election — Sept. 2 — before they have final results for write-in candidates.
Brattleboro Community Television filmed a debate featuring four candidates competing in the Democratic primary for the state Senate. The Windham County Democratic Committee sponsored the forum held on Thursday; James Valente, partner at the Brattleboro law firm Costello, Valente & Gentry, P.C., moderated the debate. Four candidates are contending for the two seats in the Democratic […]