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STATEMENT: GOVERNOR PHIL SCOTT ON LEGISLATURE’S LATEST BUDGET

Montpelier, Vt. – Today, Governor Phil Scott issued the following statement: “In my first 18 months in office, we’ve avoided $70 million in forecasted property tax rate increases – including two consecutive years of level rates for residential property tax payers. We’ve eliminated the income tax on social security for low and middle-income households. AndRead More

Building the Best Education System in the Country

By Gov. Phil Scott: Undoubtedly, many of you are aware of the disagreement between me and the Legislature over increasing statewide property tax rates. As I’ve said, I cannot accept an increase in statewide property tax rates and here’s why: I ran for office understanding state government needed to focus more of our efforts onRead More

NFIB/VT Small Business Members Endorse Phil Scott for Governor

Nation’s largest small business association says, on the issues important to Vermont’s small businesses, Phil Scott is the clear choice in this election Montpelier, Vt. – The National Federation of Independent Business/Vermont (NFIB/VT), the largest small business association in the country, endorsed Phil Scott for Governor. “Lt. Governor Scott has repeatedly voiced the importance ofRead More

Bennington Banner Endorses Phil Scott for Governor

Bennington Banner Endorses Phil Scott for Governor Paper’s editorial board credits Scott’s knowledge and understanding of the challenges Vermont faces Middlesex, Vt. – The Bennington Banner today endorsed Phil Scott for Governor, citing his understanding of how small businesses across industries work, and noting that this understanding will help improve the economy. In its endorsement,Read More

High Road to Victory Tour Hightails into Days 6

Montpelier, Vt. – Phil Scott’s High Road to Victory Tour picks up speed going into the final stretch before the 14 county sprint on Monday. “I am very proud of the campaign we have run and all of the work we have put in – it is unrivaled in this election,” said Scott. “Over theRead More