*+-Sen. Tim Ashe may think extending the sales tax to services is a brilliant solution. But politically, it’s not.
*+-Businesses need the Vermont Legislature to not push any harder and let us recover from the still lagging economy.
*+-Our respect for firearms and the Vermonters who own them is part of what has made Vermont what it is today – one of the safest states in the country.
*+-It’s too soon to predict how differences between the House and the Senate will be resolved, but the outline of their likely product is emerging.
*+-News Release — Vermont Foodbank April 9, 2015 Contact: Judy Stermer, Vermont Foodbank c. 802-505-0699 Suggested Tweets: Hunger exists in #VT. Friday, @VermontFoodbank takes to the State House: http://ow.ly/Lo9aT http://ow.ly/i/ai9Og .@VermontFoodbank is at the State House bc hunger exists in every VT community http://ow.ly/Lo9aT http://ow.ly/i/ai9Og Montpelier, VT—The Vermont Foodbank will be at the Vermont […]
*+-We’ve studied and nibbled around the edges of our recurring problems for too long.
*+-The Senate Economic Development Committee voted Tuesday to approve legislation regulating the business practices of rent-to-own companies. The bill, S.73, passed 4-0 with Sen. Ann Cummings, D-Washington, absent. Two rent-to-own companies, Aaron’s and Rent-A-Center, operate 14 stores in Vermont, where they lease new and used furniture and electronics for what advocates say is two and […]