WCAX did a good job covering a program the legislature funded to help with food security, restaurants that are struggling, and farmers. Whenever possible I and others were pushing to have our relief money do double duty. In this case we hit triple duty! The money goes to restaurants to help prepare meals using local […]
WCAX gives a quick overview of the work we’ve been doing as the VT Climate Solution’s Caucus gets ready for the 2020 legislative session. We can strengthen our economy and reduce emissions. We must!
The Vermont Legislature got underway today as we took our oath of office. Leadership of both the House and Senate are new this year so it’s an exciting time to watch each chamber begin to take shape. We also heard from Gov. Peter Shumlin who offered his farewell address. Read the Burlington Free Press’ report […]
Burlington Free Press, May 15, 2016 by Dave Gram, Associated Press — MONTPELIER – Vermont is poised to become the first state requiring drug companies to explain their price increases, and Bob and Deborah Messing think that’s a good idea. The Messings live in Montpelier and are in their early 70s. She’s on Orencia, a […]