In Democratic gubernatorial race, differences largely in details

The main contrast came over the candidates’ resumes, with Sue Minter touting her state work and Matt Dunne highlighting his employment at Google.

Democratic candidates clash over corporate donations

Gubernatorial hopeful Matt Dunne says he is shunning them and thinks that should be a matter of state law. Sue Minter’s campaign pushes back.

Vermont Health Connect problems become 2016 campaign issue

Republican candidates for governor are calling to move to the federal health insurance exchange. Democrats won’t abandon it yet.

Margolis: The man of Phil Scott’s bad dreams

If almost three-quarters of the voters come to the polls in a Democratic mood Nov. 8, it will take an energetic and creative campaign to get enough of them to switch to a Republican candidate for governor.

Vermont Democratic Party, Dunne and Minter condemn Scott’s endorsement of Rubio

CONTACT: Christina Amestoy Vermont Democratic Party Communications Director (802) 448-4239 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 26, 2016 Statement from VDP, Matt Dunne and Sue Minter on Phil Scott’s Endorsement of Marco Rubio Montpelier, VT “Today, the Vermont Democratic Party condemned the Republican Lt. Gov. Phil Scott for endorsing right-wing Senator Marco Rubio for President. His […]

Matt Dunne Response to VPR Poll

News Release — Matt Dunne for Governor Feb. 22, 2016 Contact: Ruth McBain, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: (802) 478 – 0850 White River Junction, VT – February 22, 2016: Today a statewide poll was released by VPR which included questions on the Vermont governor’s race, issues facing Vermonters, and the upcoming Vermont presidential primary. […]

Dunne leaves Google to work full time on gubernatorial campaign

Matt Dunne resigns his position at Google to focus on his gubernatorial campaign.

Dunne campaigns for Sanders in New Hampshire

Matt Dunne, a Democratic candidate for governor, has declared his allegiance to Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign and will be stumping for the Vermont senator in New Hampshire this week. Dunne said in a statement that he supports Sanders because “he is talking about the problems of our time and mobilizing voters like we’ve never seen […]

Dunne: Gov. Peter Shumlin’s spending priorities make sense

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ruth McBain, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: (802) 478 – 0850 Statement from Matt Dunne on Governor Shumlin’s Budget Address White River Junction, VT – January 21, 2015: I want to be clear how grateful I am to our hardworking state employees and legislators, Governor Shumlin, and all who worked on […]

Matt Dunne: Reflecting the service of Martin Luther King

Let us truly make this a day on, not a day off, and serve in our communities.

Scott whacks Dems on economy in livestream address

While other candidates issued statements, Scott gave a short talk online.

Matt Dunne endorses Bernie Sanders for president

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Matt Dunne endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders for president in a blog post late last week, a decision he made following Sanders’ debate performance in Las Vegas this month. “I will support any of the candidates who are running in the Democratic primary over any of the candidates in the Republican field,” Dunne […]

Matt Dunne: Act 46 needs revision

I do not think that repeal of Act 46 is necessary, but the Legislature needs to make some important changes. Otherwise, the law could do real harm to what should be a thoughtful, transformative process that is the first real reimagining of our schools in 100 years.

Dunne vows to rebuild economy, restore trust

Democrat Matt Dunne kicks off his gubernatorial campaign by touting his business experience and citing failures of Shumlin administration.