News Release — Agency of Commerce and Community Development October 20, 2017 Media Contact: Elaine Sopchak, Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development 802-505-1795, [email protected] Rebecca Kelley, Office of the Governor 802-828-6403, [email protected] Essex Junction, Vt. – In a press conference Friday, Governor Phil Scott announced the launch of ThinkVermont.com, a new website that will […]
Governor Phil Scott’s Public Schedule: 10/21/17 – 10/27/17 Saturday, October 21 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Working Groundbreaking of the Hershel “Woody” Williams Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Center Park, Northfield, VT Sunday, October 22 No public events scheduled Monday, October 23 No public events scheduled Tuesday, October 24 7:45 – 8:00 AM Interview on […]
Gov. Phil Scott signed on to a letter with a bipartisan group of peers in reaction to President Trump’s order ending payments that support insurance for low-income customers.
News Release — Office of the Governor October 18, 2017 Media Contact: Rebecca Kelley, Office of the Governor 802-828-6403, [email protected] Montpelier, Vt. –Governor Phil Scott has been informed that State Representative Oliver Olsen (I-Londonderry) plans to resign from his seat in the Vermont House of Representatives, effective November 1, 2017. Gov. Scott is charged with […]
Vermont was the first state in the nation to recognize civil unions for gays and lesbians in 2000. Nine years later, the state Legislature was the first to enact gay marriage.
The number of pages of rules was trimmed from 31 to 10, said Gov. Phil Scott. Yet officials say there will be no reduction in the level of care patients receive.
News Release — Capstone Community Action Oct. 16, 2017 Contact: Yvonne Lory, Capstone Community Action Phone: (802) 479-1053 Email: [email protected] (BARRE, VT) – Wheels for Warmth starts its tire collection today at 11 locations around the state. Tires collected over the next two weeks will be either recycled or sold at affordable prices so Vermonters […]
News Release — Gov. Phil Scott Oct. 13, 2017 Contact: Ethan T. Latour Asst. Director of Policy and Communications 802.828.3333 [email protected] governor.vermont.gov Governor Phil Scott’s Public Schedule: 10/14/17 – 10/20/17 Saturday, October 14 No public events scheduled Sunday, October 15 No public events scheduled Monday, October 16 12:30 PM Press Conference with Secretary of State […]
Two resolutions — one concerning legalization and the second focused on medical marijuana — are up for consideration at the Vermont Medical Society’s annual meeting.
It appears that the ramifications the EB-5 scandal are so huge that the administration and the Legislature have become paralyzed regarding how to deal with it.
News Release October 12, 2017 Contact: Shaina Kasper, Toxics Action Center, [email protected], 802-922-4780 Carol Westinghouse, Informed Green Solutions, [email protected], 802-626-8643 Lauren Hierl, Vermont Conservation Voter, [email protected], 860-670-2629 Montpelier – Governor Phil Scott, along with numerous elected officials across the country, declared October 12th Children’s Environmental Health Day. Environmental health organizations, medical professionals, business leaders, and […]
If the state doesn’t meet success with an alternative plan for public safety communications, it could cost Vermont up to $173 million a year during the 25-year life of the program.
Speaking beside a bus parked in front of the new Hampton Inn, Scott praised a new route as “an all-around incredible transportation asset for this region.”
News Release — Office of the Governor Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Contact: Rebecca Kelley, Office of the [email protected] (802) 828-6403 [email protected] Governor Calls for “Sense of Urgency” for Expanding Vermont’s Workforce Montpelier, Vt. – On Tuesday, October 10, Governor Phil Scott addressed attendees at the Promises Made, Promises Kept Conference, hosted by the Vermont Business […]