Calvin Coolidge and Chester Arthur are the two Vermonters who served as U.S. president. But what about those who threw their hats in the ring and didn’t make it?
“When you abandon the rule of law as a democracy, your democracy is gone. And it’s going to be gone before people realize if we don’t turn this thing around.”
Levine has led the way in Vermont’s Covid response with a data-driven approach and a focus on public health basics: wash your hands, wear a mask, stay home when sick.
Cathy Davis will take over in November for Tom Torti, who has led the organization since 2006 and will now focus on its foundation.
The former governor is speaking out on the federal and media response to the pandemic, sparking headlines from Washington, D.C., to Hollywood Reporter.
A key committee won’t be advancing the proposal to extend the governor’s terms from two to four years, effectively killing the proposal.
The former state senator and representative, who died recently at 91, was also a member of former Gov. Madeleine Kunin’s cabinet and the force behind a number of programs that benefit Vermont women and children.
The former governor reflects on national politics, his career, and ‘the best-governed state in the country.’
The former Vermont governor, once firmly anti-marijuana, is now on the board of a Canadian cannabis company. “I flipped.”
On this week’s podcast, state budget gurus past and present explain how the pension funding gap got so wide — and what it means for the future.
There’s no easy explanation for the $150 million the state has to pay each year, on average, until 2038. But the decision to ignore financial advice in the 1990s played a major part.
The truth is that politicians won’t make a decision until we have to. Give us four years and we’ll take four years.
Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe is seeking a constitutional amendment that would lengthen the chief executive’s term from two years to four.
Vermont’s congressional delegation joined state dignitaries past and present at a Saturday memorial service for the pioneering Democrat.