Rumors of Russian hackers invading Vermont’s electrical grid appear to have been exaggerated — but Danziger doesn’t believe Putin’s agents would last long in the North Country.
Liberal-leaning Vermont could become the first U.S. state to legalize recreational marijuana use through legislation, rather than by voter initiative.
Sanders’ journey to the political mainstream began in 1990 — when he worked to get members of a club he refused to join to nonetheless announce publicly that they were willing to have him as a member.
Bernie Sanders is considered the liberal savior of the 2016 political race. But there’s one issue in which he deviates from the party line: guns.
From the economy, infrastructure, union, and higher education, in his own words, this is what a President Sanders would do.
By Michael Ollove, Stateline.org BERLIN, Vt. — Dr. Marvin Malek has been yearning and advocating for a publicly financed, single-payer health care system for at least two decades. Now, as Vermont stands on the threshold of being the first state to launch such a plan, he’s confessing to trepidation. “I am pretty damn nervous,” he […]
Vermonters aren’t like the rest of us: They live in a small state with a flinty history and a legendary suspicion of outsiders. That independent streak gained luster when 15 Vermont towns voted earlier this year to reinforce this independent tradition by approving a proposal to create a state bank. The Vermont Economic Development Authority would get a […]
By Michael Ollove, Stateline.org WASHINGTON — Notwithstanding a court order, Massachusetts and other states plan to restrict use of a new painkiller drug, setting up a showdown with the federal government over who gets to decide the best way to protect public health. In the case of Zohydro, the argument pits the needs of millions […]