Darren Springer, chief counsel for Sen. Bernie Sanders, will take over as the Public Service Department’s new deputy commissioner, said Chriss Recchia, commissioner of the department, on Thursday.
Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today asked the national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars about a proposal to cut benefits for disabled veterans and their survivors.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, a member of the Senate Budget Committee, said today he is working with the committee on a 10-year budget which would create jobs, lower the deficit and protect working families and the most vulnerable people in our society.
Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) told the American Legion today that he is “deeply troubled” by unacceptable backlogs in processing veterans’ disability claims.
Leahy, Sanders, Welch: Vermont NeighborWorks Groups garner $427,230 to help Vermonters find affordable rental housing
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) and Rep. Peter Welch (D) Monday announced that NeighborWorks will be awarding $427,230 in federal funds to help inform Vermonters about homeownership and to preserve and develop affordable rental housing.
The Vermont League of Conservation Voters today released environmental voting scores for Vermont’s delegation to the US Congress.
A shift to five-day service could lead to further declines in mail volume and revenues, worsening the U.S. Postal Service’s overall condition.
Bernie doesn’t seem to understand that wind (and solar) are intermittent renewable resources that do not replace fossil fuels.
The proposal was drafted as two measures, the Climate Protection Act and the Sustainable Energy Act.
Leahy, Sanders, Welch: U.S. Department of Transportation to release $18.25 million in emergency funds for Irene-damaged roads in Vermont
The funding is part of $1.1 billion in new emergency relief funding approved by Congress.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) today introduced legislation to modernize the U.S. Postal Service, save Saturday mail and repeal a crippling law responsible for 80 percent of the mail system’s funding woes.
are Vermont’s congressional delegation’s reactions to President Obama’s State Of The Union Message last night.
Vermont’s SPEED (Sustainably Priced Energy Development) program, which all of the instate wind resources participate in, is the most fundamentally flawed renewable energy policy in the nation today.
With President Barack Obama set to deliver his State of the Union address on Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today announced the winner and top finalists in his annual State of the Union essay contest for Vermont high school students.