Marijuana legalization falters in the House

Dick Sears

The legislation swiftly passed the Senate, but House lawmakers didn’t agree to suspend parliamentary rules so they could take it up in Wednesday’s brief veto session.




UPDATED: Deal reached in effort to end veto stalemate

Mitzi Johnson

“I think we have a strong compromise that everybody will be able to say yes to,” said House Speaker Mitzi Johnson. The issue was how to find savings on teacher health benefits.






House goes down to the wire on teacher health benefit contract

Mitzi Johnson

Republicans say they will refuse to suspend the rules if House Speaker Mitzi Johnson doesn’t agree to allow debate on the school tax bill.



House coalition pushes for debate on statewide teacher health care contract proposal

Don Turner

A group of House Republicans, independents and blue dog Democrats support Gov. Phil Scott’s plan to absorb one-time teacher health care savings of $26 million.