Washington Electric Co-op to host energy forum for gubernatorial candidates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2010 Contact: Avram Patt, General Manager Washington Electric Co-op To Host Energy Forum For Gubernatorial Candidates At Annual Membership Meeting EAST MONTPELIER – Five candidates hoping to be the state’s next governor will participate in a discussion titled “Energy Issues Facing Vermont,” to be held at the 71st Annual Membership […]

McKibben endorses Dunne for governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 20th Contact Kevin O’Holleran (802) 478-0858 – office (312) 804-3825 – mobile WHITE RIVER JUNCTION – The Matt Dunne for Governor campaign officially released the endorsement today of Bill McKibben via a video McKibben recorded for the Dunne for Governor website. McKibben, a Ripton resident, is a globally known environmentalist […]

1040s for candidates posted: With $942,732 in personal income, Shumlin leads the gubernatorial pack

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His total personal income places him a half million dollars north of his closest rival.

2010 candidates for political office get ahead of the campaign game

Philip Baruth's campaign ad for State Senate, used with permission

All six gubernatorial candidates in this year’s race took Symington’s lesson to heart – they all filed before 2010 even began.

21st Century Democrats Endorses Matt Dunne for Governor of Vermont

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 31, 2010 CONTACT: CRYSTAL PLATI 202-742-8563 [email protected] 21st Century Democrats Endorses Matt Dunne for Governor of Vermont Washington, DC – 21st Century Democrats today endorsed Matt Dunne in the Vermont Governor’s race. For almost twenty years, Matt Dunne has been recognized as an innovative leader in business, policy, and politics. First […]

The People Behind the Parties: Morgan Daybell, ED of the Vermont Progressive Party

Morgan Daybell

Daybell has the unenviable task of fielding questions on the touchy issue of whether the Progressives are election spoilers.

Analysis of WCAX poll shows no front runner, three-way race for Dems


The analysis shows that Sec. of State Deb Markowitz, Sen. Doug Racine and Matt Dunne are all statistically tied with Dubie.

Progressive organizer objects to reporter’s characterization of campaign event

Sapphire: Steve Cormier would have been wise to contextualize the circumstances of both Dunne’s and Racine’s attendance at our Forum.

Dunne organizes rally at Statehouse to “encourage” senators to vote no on Yankee relicense

We are almost there. Over the last few months, Vermonters have come together to call on the Governor and Legislature to take action on Vermont Yankee. Two weeks ago, I held a press conference in Windham County on the banks of the Connecticut River, again calling for clarity now so we can move forward to […]

Dunne: We must shut down Vermont Yankee now

Concerned Vermonters have long awaited today’s announcement that a Senate committee will begin considering legislation related to the relicensing of this aging facility.

Dunne: Budget, economic woes all come down to health care costs

The Vermont Legislature is now facing a horrible decision: Will we stop serving our citizens or cause more cost shifting for hospitals by cutting reimbursements?

Video update: Early ed main focus at UVM gubernatorial candidate forum

Matt Dunne, candidate for governor, speaks at an education forum at the University of Vermont. Chris Graff is seated in the background.

The candidates presented a unified front against what Racine called an “us-versus-them mentality” between the state and local school districts.

Democratic candidates agree to agree on economy, taxes, Yankee

From left to right: Bartlett, Dunne, Markowitz, Racine and Shumlin

The state’s $151 million deficit was one of the few subjects on which their opinions diverged.

Economy, health care reform, renewable energy top Vermont Democratic Party’s list

Editor’s note: The Vermont Democratic Party held its fall festival, an annual fundraiser, at the Old Labor Hall in Barre last night. About 200 people attended the catered evening soiree. Sens. Patrick Leahy and Bernie Sanders spoke and Margaret Cheney read a letter from her husband, Rep. Peter Welch (he was away on a congressional […]

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