Matt Dunne Releases Renewable Energy Siting Policy

MATT DUNNE FOR GOVERNOR PO Box 1134 White River Junction, VT, 05001 (802) 478 – 0858 www.mattdunne.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 29, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 Matt Dunne Releases Renewable Energy Siting Policy White River Junction — Matt Dunne, Democratic candidate for Governor, today released his renewable energy siting […]

Vermont PBS to Hold Gubernatorial Debates

News Release — Vermont PBS July 28, 2016 Contact: Julia Andrews Senior Manager, Member Experience Vermont PBS www.vermontpbs.org O: 802-655-4891 C: 802-324-9273 Republican and Democratic Gubernatorial Debates on Vermont PBS Vermont PBS is hosting two gubernatorial debates, one Democratic and one Republican, featuring all legal major party candidates on the ballot. What: Gubernatorial Forum Who: […]

Poll: Scott still best-known, but Minter as well-liked

A new Vermont Public Radio poll finds that several candidates still haven’t managed to move most voters — or even to get their attention. Issues such as opiate abuse, however, are on the minds of many Vermonters.

Matt Dunne for Governor Releases Fourth TV Ad: ‘Conscience’

News Release — Matt Dunne for Governor July 27, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 White River Junction, VT – Today, Matt Dunne for Governor started airing its fourth tv ad, “Conscience.” The ad highlights Vermont’s role as the conscience of the nation, a role that is more important today than […]

Syrian refugee resettlement issue divides Republican, Democratic candidates for governor

Lisman wants a moratorium; Scott says he won’t stand in the way. All three Democrats support resettlement.

Margolis: If this is ‘boring,’ then let’s have more

The governor’s race is a substantive one in which all five principal candidates are making serious public policy proposals. Second, not one of them is a fool or a scoundrel.

Matt Dunne Visits Seniors in Brattleboro, Highlights Platform on Aging in Vermont

News Release — Matt Dunne for Governor July 26, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 Dunne is the Only Candidate for Governor to Propose Cutting the Social Security Income Tax for Middle Class Seniors Brattleboro, VT: – Matt Dunne, Democratic candidate for governor, is spending the afternoon visiting with senior citizens […]

Statement from Matt Dunne, Democratic Candidate for Governor

News Release — Matt Dunne for Governor July 21, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 www.mattdunne.com “It’s disturbing that Phil Scott is just now finding his voice and speaking out against the handling of the EB-5 program at Q Burke. As a statewide elected official with intimate knowledge of the workings […]

Carbon tax one issue dividing gubernatorial hopefuls in debate

Wind energy was another point of contention as the leading candidates addressed climate change. They offered ideas that included a rural Uber, and national or international cap-and-trade partnerships addressing emissions.


Candidates’ Forum: Questions for Candidates for Governor

News Release — Campaign for Vermont July 11, 2016 Contact: Tom Pelham – 802-229-9733 On July 7th Campaign for Vermont (CFV) submitted to gubernatorial candidates Dunne, Galbraith, Lisman, Minter and Scott a series of questions. Forum questions focus upon these important areas: • The Vermont State Budget • Act 46 and Property Taxes • Health […]

Dunne Campaign Participates in Service Politics Event in Rutland

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2016 Contact: Jessica Bassett, Communications Director Email: [email protected] Phone: 802-448-0895 Dunne Campaign Participates in Service Politics Event in Rutland Event is Second in a Series of Service Politics Actions Across the State Rutland, VT – Matt Dunne, Democratic candidate for Governor, today is hosting a service politics event with the […]

Firefighters union backs Dunne for governor

BURLINGTON — Democrat Matt Dunne has picked up the endorsement of the Professional Firefighters of Vermont in the race for governor. “We are standing with Matt because he has been standing with us,” said Bradley Reed, the union’s president, on Monday in front of the historic Ethan Allen Firehouse on Church Street. Dunne, who has […]

Minter says gun control is top priority

If elected, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate says she will lead a push to establish universal background checks for all gun sales in Vermont.

Lisman pumps $1 million more into campaign; Minter lead Dems in fundraising

Businessman Bruce Lisman has given his campaign a total of $1.55 million; Democrat Peter Galbraith is largely self-funding his campaign as well.