Gov. Phil Scott and the state’s two U.S. senators denounced the president.
News Release — Vermont Agency of Natural Resources August 15, 2017 Media Contact: Kari Dolan, Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation Phone: (802) 490-6113 Email: [email protected] or [email protected] MONTPELIER, VT – Governor Philip B. Scott is issuing a proclamation to declare the week of August 20th “Clean Water Week” for the State of Vermont. Vermont businesses, […]
News Release — Gov. Phil Scott Aug. 10, 2017 Contact: Ethan Latour, Ethan [email protected] Governor Phil Scott’s Public Schedule: 8/12/17 – 8/18/17 Saturday, August 12 No public events scheduled Sunday, August 13 12:30 – 1:30 PM Bennington Battle Day Parade Bennington, VT Monday, August 14 No public events scheduled Tuesday, August 15 7:45 – 8:00 […]
The Vermont Interfaith Action coalition of religious congregations hopes its coming statewide convention will renew interest in raising the state’s minimum wage.
The commission came out of a months-long scramble earlier this year as Scott and Democratic legislative leadership were at an impasse over a proposal to change how teachers’ health care benefits are negotiated.
Ten entities, including the towns of Hardwick and St. Johnsbury, the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers and the Vermont Brewers Association, received grants ranging from $46,000 to $425,000.
News Release — Burlington Telecom August 4, 2017 Contact: [email protected] GOVERNOR PHIL SCOTT, MAYOR MIRO WEINBERGER, AND BURLINGTON TELECOM TO LAUNCH EXPANSION OF A PROGRAM TO BENEFIT LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS IN BURLINGTON Date: Friday, August 4, 2017 Contact: Abbie Tykocki Phone: 802-540-0948 E-mail: [email protected] Website: http://www.burlingtontelecom.com Burlington, VT – Governor Phil Scott, Mayor Miro Weinberger, Burlington […]
Through a change of ownership in 2015 and job numbers dropping from more than 8,000 to about 2,800, the former IBM, now GlobalFoundries microchip plant hangs in there.
The move follows lawmakers’ failure to pass more comprehensive legislation to regulate toxic chemicals, but that bill may be revived in 2018.
News Release — Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery August 2, 2017 Contact: Dan Osman 802-267-3263 [email protected] Governor to Visit Camp Daybreak, a Special Place for Vermont Kids South Hero – For the past 56 years Camp Daybreak, a program of the Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, has been offering […]
The panel will focus on safety impacts and may eventually look into sales and regulation.
News Release — Gov. Phil Scott August 4, 2017 Contact: Ethan T. Latour P. 802.828.3333 governor.vermont.gov Governor Phil Scott’s Public Schedule: 8/5/17 – 8/11/17 Saturday, August 5 Vermont Day with the Boston Red Sox Fenway Park, Boston, MA Sunday, August 6 No public events scheduled Monday, August 7 11:00 – 11:30 AM Press Conference with […]
The governor said he doesn’t get out as often as he’d like. After he took office, “They took my car keys away and my scheduling privileges,” he said.
For middle-aged and older Vermonters, a higher minimum wage or a family leave program does not have the same benefit as lower taxes and a lower cost of living.