Events – Freedom & Unity Festival

Saturday, August 17, 2013: Freedom & Unity Festival – Vermonters for Liberty Summer Fest 9:00am until 10:30pm Save the date! August 17th at Magic Mountain Ski Area in Londonderry, Vermont! Speakers: Joel Salatin, farmer, author, activist and owner of Polyface Farms Michael Boldin, founder of the Tenth Amendment Center Bruce Marshall, Green Party candidate for Congress and leader of […]

Letters 8 – 2 – 2013

Vermont Yankee Job Cuts When Entergy, the owners of Vermont Yankee, announced the layoff of roughly 35 workers, the enthusiasm that opponents expressed over this announcement added insult to injury. My name is Evan Twarog, and my father works at Vermont Yankee as a shift manager. Our family is concerned about these jobs, but even […]

Events 7 – 29 – 2013

Friday: September 13, 2013 Sheraton Conference Center So. Burlington, VT 7:00 PM “The Foundation of Our Constitution” KrisAnne Hall is an attorney and former prosecutor, a mother, pastor’s wife, a disabled Army veteran, a Russian linguist, and a patriot. She is now traveling the country teaching about the Constitution and the history that gave us our founding documents. KrisAnne Hall does […]

Letters and Events 6 – 4 – 2013

Vermont Yankee’s “good Neighbor” track record They say that money talks, baloney walks. (Well “they” don’t actually say “baloney” but this is a family newspaper.) Vermont Yankee has a track record of being a good neighbor – pays its bills on time, supports the community, and provides jobs. Vermont Yankee’s handling of its property tax […]

Letters and Events 5 – 30 – 2013

What is State of Vermont thinking by denying permit for backup generator? I read in the news recently that the State of Vermont Public Service Board refuses to issue an operating permit for the Vermont Yankee backup diesel generator (Vermont Digger, April 25). This generator would power the fuel-cooling water pumps should the usual power […]

Events 5 – 21 – 2013

The Ethan Allen Institute’s 20th Anniversary Celebration Dinner Roasting of founder John McClaughry by ethan Allen Institute co-Founder John M. Mitchell Governor Jim Douglas & Governor Tom Salmon with special entertainment by Rusty “The Logger” Dewees Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 Emerald Ballroom | Sheraton hotel & conference center 870 Williston road | South Burlington, Vt […]

Letter and Events 4 – 5 – 2013

Vermont Yankee and affordable power I am for affordable power and Vermont Yankee seems to be part of that, at least for the foreseeable future. I write as a commercial property owner considering how a rise in electric rates, such as might happen if Vermont Yankee is taken out of the grid, would affect property […]

Events 4 – 1 – 2013

KCarl Smith “The Liberty Messenger” to visit Vermont with Events on April 6-7 Movie Screening: “Runaway Slave”, April 6, 6:00 – 8:30 pm at the Essex Grange Hall. Training Session: “Effectively Communicating the Principles of Freedom…”, April 7, 12:30 – 4:00 pm (Includes luncheon and book signing) at the Country Club of Vermont, Waterbury. For more […]

Events 3 – 29 – 2013

Monday April 1st: Mark Donka will be in NYC on the David Webb show on Sirious radio Patriot channel 125. fom 9:00 PM till midnight.   Saturday April 6th: Castleton Republicans Spring Breakfast and meeting at the Trak-In Route 30 North in Bomoseen, 8:30 am.  Guest speakers Senator Joe Benning and Rep. Heidi Scheuermann. Please RSVP to: […]

Letters and Events 3 – 28 – 2013

Time to Move On The Vermont Supreme Court has sent a clear message to those trying to shut down Vermont Yankee with legal action: there is already a process underway to determine whether the plant will continue to operate via the state Public Service Board and the court will not interfere in that process. This […]