*+-Governor gives in on income tax deduction change, sales tax on soda.
Peter Shumlin news
*+-The governor brought nonprofit leaders to the Statehouse to urge legislative leaders to abandon the House proposed cap charitable deductions. Anything that could limit residents capacity for charitable giving is “bad public policy,” in a state that relies heavily on the nonprofit sector, Shumlin said.
*+-News Release: Governor’s Office May 8, 2015 Saturday, May 9 9:30 a.m.: Attend the Spring 2015 State Surplus Vehicle and Equipment Auction, Agency of Transportation Central Garage, Barre-Montpelier Road, Berlin 5:30 p.m.: Burlington Dismas House, 30th Annual Dinner & Auction, Hilton Hotel, 60 Battery Street, Burlington Monday, May 11 In Montpelier for meetings. No public […]
*+-While it’s the governor’s prerogative to influence the legislative process and ultimately sign or veto the legislation, Shumlin’s down-to-the-wire timing perplexed insiders who say the governor has had four months to influence the budget and tax bills, and has not made a concerted effort to do so until now.
*+-Saturday, April 25 10:45 a.m. Attend Vermont Technical College Registered Apprenticeship Program Graduation Ceremony Vermont Technical College, 124 Admin Drive, Randolph Center Sunday, April 26 12:00 p.m. Attend 49th Annual Vermont Maple Festival St. Albans Monday, April 27 8:00 a.m. Attend Bethel Business Association Meeting Breaking Grounds, 145 Main Street, Bethel Tuesday, April 28 7:00 […]
*+-News Release — Gov. Peter Shumlin April 21, 2015 Contact: Scott Coriell [email protected] MONTPELIER – In order to help people with criminal convictions find employment and build successful lives, Gov. Peter Shumlin today signed an Executive Order to implement a ‘ban the box’ state hiring policy and highlighted progress of a bill to expand Vermont’s […]
*+-News Release — Governor’s Office April 17, 2015 Sunday, April 19 12:00 p.m.: Luncheon to Kick Off Governor’s Youth Turkey Hunt, Waterbury Fish & Game, 5365 Waterbury/Stowe Road, Waterbury Monday, April 20 8:00 a.m.: Address White River Valley Chamber of Commerce, Gifford Medical Center, 44 South Main Street, Randolph Tuesday, April 21 7:10 a.m.: Charlie, […]
*+-We need equal pay for men and women to be not just the law but the reality.
*+-News Release — Governor’s Office April 10, 2015 Saturday, April 11 11:00 a.m.: Attend Made in Vermont Marketplace, Champlain Valley Exposition, 105 Pearl St, Essex Junction Monday, April 13 8:00 a.m.: Attend Vermont Biosciences Alliance STEM Saves Lives & Creates Jobs Event, Sheraton Hotel, Burlington 10:00 a.m.: Attend Groundbreaking for Waterbury Library and Municipal Building, […]