Trautz: “The program needs are in large part a product of history. The budget didn’t just fall off the turnip truck, there’s a history and reason for expenditures over time.”
Susan Bartlett will be a special assistant to the governor; Beth Robinson will be special counsel; Alex MacLean will handle communications; and Bill Lofy will be chief of staff.
Davis says the Republicans are falling into a “trap”: Their base is shrinking. The GOP’s core constituents live in parts of the state where population is stagnant or falling.
As I pulled into one of several open “visitor” parking spaces at the Secretary of State’s office, I couldn’t help but notice a car with “Senate 1” as its plate, parked squarely in one of the marked handicap parking spaces.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEPTEMBER 7, 2010 Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates Launch a United Vision for Vermont Tour Burlington, Vt – The presumptive Democratic gubernatorial nominee, Peter Shumlin and the four other Democratic Candidates for Governor today launched their United Vision for Vermont Tour. The candidates will make seven stops throughout the state on the two-day tour […]
The Vermont Democratic Party’s foray into the General Election gubernatorial race is on hold until a candidate emerges from the smoke.
The Vermont Democratic Party held a unity rally for the 13 party candidates for statewide races, including state auditor, secretary of state, lieutenant governor and governor. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., headlined the event.
Though the Dems have similar policy stances, their job creation approaches and priorities differ substantially.
We point out subtle and not-so-subtle policy nuances that might help Democratic primary voters decide which gubernatorial candidate to vote for on Tuesday.
Check out our exhaustive listing of links to profiles of primary election candidates for governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state and state auditor by Vermont media outlets. Primary day is Tuesday, Aug. 24.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: August 20, 2010 Kate Duffy [email protected] (802) 735-8321 Survey Says: Senate Votes Prove Candidates’ Anti-Jobs Records Shumlin, Bartlett Score 0% in New NFIB Survey, Racine Scores 11% Essex Junction, VT – Senators Peter Shumlin, Susan Bartlett, and Doug Racine failed to support small business owners in Senate votes this session, according […]
Racine says the budget gap can be solved through government efficiencies, targeted taxes on Internet sales or junk food and careful use of cash reserves.
Garrison Nelson says the two frontrunners are Shumlin and Markowitz; Chris Graff and Eric Davis say the four strongest contenders have an equal shot at the governor’s office.
The 2010 gubernatorial race is already the most expensive in Vermont history. The six candidates have raised nearly $3 million so far.