Given that our population density is far below that of the many places around the globe and we still have an abundance of natural resources, the American vision of populating the continent is a far from finished task.
Rutland Mayor David Allaire is working to rebuild the city’s image around transparency and economic growth after winning an election widely regarded as a referendum on refugee resettlement.
The Supreme Court should take this case, hear arguments as quickly as possible — before the end of June — and issue a decision before the justices leave for the summer.
The university provides illegal immigrant students tuition-free education as well as scholarship aid and skills for leading social movements.
After landing on a federal list of sanctuary jurisdictions, Montpelier has modified its policy on cooperating with the feds to enforce immigration law — but both the mayor and chief of police deny the change had anything to do with President Trump.
Despite oft-repeated claims that Vermont’s dairy industry can’t survive without illegal immigrant farm workers, owners of one Vermont dairy farm say automation, not illegal low-wage labor, is the solution to labor shortages. Columnist Meg Hansen reports.
Vermont’s capital is on a list of cities whose policies violate federal immigration law, according to a document released last week by the Department of Homeland Security.
Michael Bielawski Vermont Watchdog PLAINFIELD, Vt. — The rural community of Plainfield on Tuesday joined an increasing number of Vermont jurisdictions considered to be “sanctuary communities” for illegal aliens. The change was adopted in a non-binding resolution put before voters on Town Meeting Day. The resolution passed by a 67-13 vote. Andy Robinson, a local immigrant rights activist, led the…