He said it would help bridge a gap between the skills unemployed workers have and what businesses need. Some foresaw a conflict between regulatory and promotional roles.
This is the second settlement the state has paid to Blue Cross for reconciliation of accounts for Vermont Health Connect customers.
The investigation focuses on an outage from Jan. 5, 2016.
A bill in the Legislature explicitly seeks to overrule Kuligoski v. Brattleboro Retreat.
The Vermont Chamber of Commerce suggests that the state should encourage tourists to move to Vermont.
He sent a note to Donald Trump pointing out that the president-elect has expressed support for negotiating and calling on him to check out a bill Welch introduced.
The state’s largest hospital system has applied for a certificate of need for a system that would serve four hospitals and all its doctors offices.
In other moves, Health Commissioner Harry Chen will keep his job through March, and former state Rep. Mike Fisher will go to the Office of the Health Care Advocate.
The plan would be targeted toward workers in businesses with 50 or fewer employees. A board would vet investment products, and participants would pay administrative costs.
The sexual harassment rules were updated after former Senator Norm McAllister was accused of criminal sexual assault.
Activists stood in the 27-degree weather to call for further action.
The new House speaker created an Energy and Technology Committee and moved mental health jurisdiction to the health care committee.
The leader of the House Progressive caucus sought to block Bob Frenier from being seated because his election is in dispute.
Legislative preview: Rural development initiatives, independent contractor bill top economic development list
Lawmakers will also consider legislation that would require all businesses to provide 12 weeks of paid parental leave and short-term disability coverage to employees.