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Mullin Campaign Gains Traction in Addison 4

By Alice Dubenetsky When Valerie Mullin hears stories about how Vermonters are finding it harder and harder to make ends meet, as prices and taxes […]

Americans not fully sold on global warming theory

By Robert Maynard A new survey has revealed that fewer than half of all Americans are buying into the theory that human activity is the […]

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KrisAnne Hall is an attorney, former prosecutor, mother, pastor’s wife, disabled Army Veteran, Russian linguist, radio talk-show host, and a patriot.  She is traveling the […]

Burger King Will Have It Their Way

By Rob Roper Would it be fair to say that any income sensitized Vermonter who elects to pay a lower property tax bill based on their […]

VT-NEA Lays Out Expectations for Single Payer Advocacy (VIDEO)

by Rob Roper Joel Cook, the executive director for the Vermont National Education Association (VT-NEA) testified before the House Committee on Healthcare, laying out what […]

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Americans not fully sold on global warming theory

By Robert Maynard A new survey has revealed that fewer than half of all Americans are buying into the theory that human activity is the primary driver of climate change: Despite the scientific consensus that global warming is occurring and caused by human activity, a new survey conducted for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette demonstrates that many […]

Open data pioneer: ‘I didn’t ask Congress, I just did it’

By Bruce Parker | Vermont Watchdog Waldo Jaquith didn’t set out to be a pioneer of government accountability. But after years of experimenting with government data for fun, the director of the U.S. Open Data Institute and creator of Ethics.gov finds himself at the forefront of a transparency revolution. “I started connecting with people around […]

Will donors punish GOP outliers on election law?

By Kenric Ward | Watchdog.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — More than two-thirds of the Republican co-sponsors of a controversial voter bill have gone silent. They have good reason to lay low, says one election-law attorney. U.S. Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., author of the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014, said he’s proud to work with the American Civil Liberties […]