Sarah Carpenter letter to former state auditor Randy Brock

Date: Fri, 26 May 2017 21:58:31 Subject: Comments on the State Housing Bond Hi Randy – I read with interest, and some frustration, the comments in the True North Reports about the proposed State Housing Bond. I had thought over the years that the Vermont Housing Finance Agency (VHFA), the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board…

Keeping the Vote Sacred

Representative Bob Frenier  Democrats and Progressives in the Vermont legislature are about to override a local election that was conducted correctly and lawfully by experienced town clerks and certified by a Vermont court. They are using the legislature’s constitutional authority to rule on the “qualifications and elections” of its members to override the election of…

Lisman for Vermont opens Lisman Victory Office in Rutland as momentum builds for Bruce Lisman’s candidacy for Governor

Candidate for governor Bruce Lisman and his campaign team celebrated the opening of the Lisman Victory Office in Rutland on Thursday, April 7, 2016, a new addition to the campaign’s infrastructure which will support operations in the southern half of Vermont.  “We’re excited to open the Lisman Victory Office in Rutland, a response to urgings…

Whistleblowers Claim NOAA Rushed Contentious Climate Paper Despite Reservations

1) Whistleblowers Claim NOAA Rushed Contentious Climate Paper Despite Reservations – The Washington Post, 18 November 2015 House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Tex.) opened another front in his war with federal climate researchers on Wednesday, saying a groundbreaking global warming study was “rushed to publication” over the objections of numerous scientists at the National Oceanic and…

At Last: Britain Signals End Of Solar Subsidies

1) At Last: Britain Signals End Of Solar Subsidies – The Daily Telegraph, 28 August 2015 Britain’s solar boom is over after ministers announced they would offer virtually no subsidies for people to install panels on their homes. In a surprise move, ministers on Thursday said that they plan to slash the amount of money given to families…