The incident, according to Larson, was limited to two individuals with the same first and last names, and it was the result of a human error, not a technological problem.
Author: Alicia Freese
3SquaresVT faces more federal fines
The fine for not enforcing a federal work requirement could be as high as $960,000, according to emails obtained from the state.
Health care – exchange and single payer – dominate House Democrats' caucus
Shumlin and Smith urge fiscal restraint; governor requests lawmakers to wait till 2015 to delve into single payer financing.
Administration orders $2.23 million cut in developmental services
The 16 agencies that receive state dollars to do the work had until Friday to submit cuts.
Administration sees 'great progress' in health care exchange signups
Governor says 45,000 Vermonters have signed up for health insurance through Vermont Health Connect, including 5,000 in the past four days.
GOP takes issue with $230,000 request to study single-payer options
Republicans are protesting one of the smaller in the items in the Shumlin administration’s request for additional money in Fiscal Year 2014. Robin Lunge, director of health care reform, is asking for $230,000 to help lay the groundwork for the state’s publicly financed health care system, scheduled to be in place by 2017. The total […]
Shumlin defends transparency on health care exchange rollout
Governor says administration knew there would be problems but achieved its goal of Oct. 1 launch.
Majority of small businesses enrolled in exchange, most through carriers
Only 2 percent opt to pay penalty rather than offer plan to employees; Vermont League of Cities and Towns gets reprieve from deadline and directly enrolls municipal employees with insurers.
DCF working through backlog of paper applications for Vermont Health Connect
More than 1,200 applications waiting and about 100 a day pour in as processors race Dec. 23 deadline.
Shumlin calls for crackdown on out-of-state polluters
Northeast governors call on EPA to bring nine states in Midwest, South under same pollution standards.