Statement from Vermont Department of Labor Commissioner on Bourbeau Custom Homes decision

News Release — Vermont Department of Labor June 23, 2017 Contact: Roger Van Tassel [email protected] The Vermont Department of Labor Commissioner, Lindsay Kurrle, issued the following statement on the recent Vermont Supreme Court decision in re Bourbeau Custom Homes: “The Vermont Department of Labor is carefully reviewing the decision that was issued today by the […]

Advocates set sights on further steps to boost workers

Members and allies of the advocacy group Rights & Democracy convened at the Statehouse on Wednesday to praise the Legislature’s passage of paid family sick leave legislation and demand that more be done to raise living standards for working people. Pointing to Bernie Sanders’ blowout win in last week’s Vermont presidential primary, advocates argued that […]