Minter aiming to take down your Second Amendment

Alice Dubenetsky Vermont gun owners and supporters of the 2nd Amendment have one clear choice for Governor on November 8.  Phil Scott has received an A rating from the National Rifle Association.  The rating indicates a candidate who is “solidly a pro-gun candidate including (his) voting record.”  In the face of pressure by anti-gun group…

Quotable Democrats offer guide for undecided voters in Vermont primary

Bruce Parker Vermont Watchdog Controversial statements uttered last week by Vermont’s Democratic gubernatorial candidates offer undecided voters a last-minute opportunity to get off the fence and vote with confidence Tuesday. When Matt Dunne, Sue Minter and Peter Galbraith met for their final primary debate last Thursday on VPR’s Vermont Edition, the gloves came off and candidates uttered some of…

A gun battle is brewing: Gun Sense Vermont plotting new assault

Alice Dubenetsky Vermont Watchdog recently reported that Gun Sense Vermont is meeting secretly, out of the public eye, to write a report entitled “Gun Violence in Vermont: Statewide Report”, accompanied by an emotionally charged video. This campaign is meant to shock Vermonters into submitting to a new round of restrictions on gun owners.  Presumably we…

Vermont gun control group in secretive meetings to devise ‘gun violence’ media campaign

Bruce Parker Vermont Watchdog MANCHESTER, Vt. — Following last week’s gun control discussions at the Democratic presidential debate, an anti-gun group in Vermont is holding secretive meetings to advance gun violence themes despite data showing the Green Mountain State is the safest in the nation. According to an email sent out Wednesday from Ann Braden, president of Gun Sense Vermont, the gun…