Garrison Nelson’s lengthy tribute to James M. Jeffords is very much the perspective of a liberal Democrat activist who over the years has rejoiced in the grief inflicted on Republicans by Jeffords.
The family friendly fall celebration will be held Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Middlebury College’s Breadloaf Campus, which is on Vermont Route 125 in Ripton, Vermont.
The late senator was instrumental in getting federal funding for the Bennington Bypass and the Welcome Center itself
Republican gubernatorial front-runner Scott Milne has many fond memories of the late U.S. Sen. James Jeffords.
Legendary Vermont senator left Republican Party in 2001 over funding for special education. Jeffords was a freshman congressman when he proposed the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act in 1975.