Jane Stromberg defeated incumbent Adam Roof, a Democrat, in Ward 8, while Zoraya Hightower knocked off Sharon Bushor, an Independent and longtime incumbent, in Ward 1.
Incumbents Chip Mason, D-Ward 5; Karen Paul, D-Ward 6; Ali Dieng D/P-Ward 7; and Adam Roof I-Ward 8 all were re-nominated. In Ward 2, the party endorsed political newcomer Ryan Nick.
The Burlington Progressive Party favored Zoraya Hightower over incumbent Sharon Bushor. It also endorsed three incumbents and three newcomers.
The beautiful aspect of a carbon price is that it would shift the burden of the damages back to those responsible.
There must be an explanation for why Vermont has lagged so far behind the nation in sending women to the U.S. Congress.
As our elected officials consider the best strategy for attracting the businesses and workers of the future, the carbon pollution tax represents a smart and well-crafted policy opportunity.