BURLINGTON STILL NOT FOR SALE; OPPOSE MALL PROJECT Support thoughtful, community-based planning process

This is a press release from the Burlington Progressive Committee.  CONTACT: Charles Winkleman, 802-448-0183, BTVProgressiveParty@gmail.com BURLINGTON – Today the Burlington Progressive Party announced its opposition to the current Burlington Town Center proposal and proposed zoning changes. Progressives understand that although the project would bring some benefits in additional housing and…

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PROGRESSIVE PARTY HIRES NEW ELECTIONS DIRECTOR

Contact: Emma Mulvaney-Stanak Phone: 802-999-6723 Email: emma@progressiveparty.org   Josh Wronski Phone: 518-810-6978 Email: josh@progressiveparty.org   BURLINGTON, VT-The Vermont Progressive Party is pleased to announce Josh Wronski as the Party’s new Elections Director.   Mr. Wronski comes to the Progressive Party with a strong background in labor and community organizing, having…

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Education Fairness

Originally printed as an editorial in the Times Argus on May 31st    Legislators next year may be presented with an idea that could ease property taxes, bolster school funding and bring greater fairness to the state’s tax system. It all has to do with the tax advantage now enjoyed…

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Notes from 11/15/14 Convention

Vermont Progressive Party State Convention 11/15/2014 Meeting was held at the The Old Labor Hall Barre VT between 1:00 and 4:00 PM. 1)      VPP Vice-Chair Morgan Daybell called meeting to order at 1:09 PM.   2)      Vice-Chair entertained a motion to accept the agenda; motion made by Mike Kane, seconded…

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The Job Ahead

September 9, 2011, Times Argus, Editorial Page Gov. Peter Shumlin has been hopscotching across Vermont to areas wrecked by Tropical Storm Irene, helping to bolster morale by reminding people that state government has not forgotten them. In the first two weeks after the floods, his administration has had a big…

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Streaming Dr.Hsaio

Dr. William Hsaio presents the draft of his Health Care System Design to the Vermont State House and Senate. You can stream the audio of Dr. Hsaio’s presentation here on VPR: http://www.vpr.net/listen/stream/ We are experimenting with streaming the Join House Healthcare and Senate Health and Welfare committee hearing following the…

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Candidate Resources

Documents for Download: Primary Petition and Instructions Primary Consent Form Bank/Treasurer Designation Campaign Finance Report Spreadsheet Useful links: Who has filed primary petitions so far? Each Friday, the secretary of state posts the names of people who have submitted petitions for a major party primary, or as a minor party/independent…

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