Governor Peter Shumlin abandoned single payer healthcare yesterday right when political leadership was needed most to push Vermont and the country forward. He broke five years of campaign promises to Vermonters that he would not … Continue reading
Long time union activist Ed Ott in a recent speech talks about the weakness of the labor movement, its abusive relationship with the Democratic Party, and why the GOP is so successful at tearing down … Continue reading
The House and Senate convened and organized this week, and Progressives fared well in committee assignments.
The returning house members all remained on the same committees from last session. Sarah Edwards returns to Natural Resources … Continue reading
Vermonters are rightfully proud of the quality of education we provide from pre-K through High School. Just today, the BFP headline reads: “Vt reading scores top U.S.” And apparently the House Education Committee has determined … Continue reading
David Zuckerman (P-Burlington), Representative Susan Davis (P-Washington) and Anthony Pollina released the following statement today:
Vermont must and can do better than the Congress in providing major reforms to the way we pay for health … Continue reading