Vermont and Utah have used facial recognition technology to run searches for U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement officials.
In Chicago, a civil EB-5 fraud case led to criminal charges in just 18 months. Vermont officials are mum about why the Jay Peak developers haven’t faced jail time.
The bill, approved by the House Wednesday, had been overwhelmingly passed by the Senate and now goes to Gov. Phil Scott for his signature.
The former governor said he never made misrepresentations about the project, despite appearing in a 2013 promotional video in which he later admitted making a false statement.
An alleged Brattleboro dealer was detained as a ‘danger to the community’ in U.S. District Court on Tuesday, but suspicious activity at his former residence continues.
‘We have heroin and guns and gangs and we can’t get them out,’ says one Brattleboro neighbor, echoing the frustration of Vermonters facing the same situation statewide.
Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe is seeking a constitutional amendment that would lengthen the chief executive’s term from two years to four.
“There’ll be enough time for bipartisanship to erode, so at least for an hour we can all be together,” Jim Douglas said of Thursday’s gathering.
Jewish Vermonters will celebrate the holiday with public menorah lightings calling for peace and social justice.
‘If you look at what’s going on today, you might wonder why anyone would wish that upon themselves,’ the former governor said of politics during a speech in his hometown of Putney.
Four years before federal regulators put a halt to a Ponzi scheme at the Northeast Kingdom ski area, Brent Raymond says the Shumlin administration shut down questions about the resort’s finances.
Montpelier, in fact, does want to wrest control of schools from local towns. Why the dishonesty?
The proceeds of the sale will go to investors defrauded in Northeast Kingdom projects promoted by Ariel Quiros and Bill Stenger.
Vermont’s Progressive Party decided this weekend not to put forward a candidate for governor, but both sides say it’s not out of the question.