Patrick Leahy’s Ground-breaking 1974 Campaign Subject of Sam B. Hand Lecture

News Release — Vermont Historical Society and the Center for Research on Vermont Oct. 3, 2016 Contact: Richard Watts  October 20, 2016 7:00 p.m. Memorial Lounge, Waterman, University of Vermont Sam B. Hand Lecture: The Children’s Crusade: How Patrick Leahy’s 1974 election changed modern campaigns in Vermont In this talk, UVM Professor and Leahy biographer […]

Professional firefighters endorse candidates in Chittenden County Senate race

The Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont announced on Wednesday endorsed Senate incumbents Tim Ashe, Michael Sirotkin, Phillip Baruth and Ginny Lyons, and newcomer Rep. Chris Pearson in the Chittenden County Democratic primary. The association says the five candidates have backed legislation that has boosted household incomes and public safety. The Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont […]

Baruth endorses Becca Balint

Senate Majority Leader Endorses Becca Balint Vermont Senate Majority Leader Phil Baruth of Chittenden County announced his endorsement for Becca Balint and incumbent Jeanette White for the two State Senate seats in Windham County. Brattleboro, VT August 21, 2014– Chittenden County Democratic Senator and Vermont Senate Majority Leader Phil Baruth announced his endorsement of Becca […]