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Planned Parenthood’s risky gamble with Scott/Minter race

St. Albans Messenger Editorial: In the 2010 gubernatorial race between Democrat Peter Shumlin and Republican Brian Dubie, neither candidate won the required 50 percent, forcing the General Assembly to confirm Mr. Shumlin as the victor when it convened in January. Mr. Dubie’s razor-thin loss was attributed to a variety of causes, but none was more damagingRead More

Regional Leadership Teams Of Progressives, Democrats & Independents Building Support For Phil Scott As Election Nears

Current and Former Legislators, Mayors, Community Leaders and Activists Urging Other Democrats, Progressives and Independents to Support Phil Scott for Governor Middlesex, Vt.— Phil Scott, candidate for Governor, today highlighted the regional leadership teams of Progressive, Democrat and Independent leaders who are urging voters to join the commonsense, bipartisan coalition supporting Scott for Governor. HundredsRead More

Phil Scott Campaign Kicks Off High Road to Victory Tour in Final Week of Election

Scott’s tour to promote affordability and economic growth priorities in high-energy sprint to the November 8th election Montpelier, Vt. – Phil Scott today launched his High Road to Victory Tour (#riseaboveit) with stops in St. Albans, Newport, and St. Johnsbury. The 8-day, 14-county tour features discussions with voters, business and school visits, community events, mediaRead More

14 County Sign wave times and locations – 11-07-2016

14 County Sign wave times and locations Berlin, VT  Maplewood Vermont Travelers Service Center at I-89 Exit 7 From 4:30-5:00 am Morrisville, VT  Across from Hannaford’s shopping plaza From 5:25 -5:55am Orleans, VT park and ride at 5 and 58 From 6:25-6:55am Island Pond, VT Legion parking lot, From 7:10- 7:40am St. Johnsbury, VT atRead More

Phil Scott’s Weekly Campaign Update 10-28-2016

With less than two weeks until Election Day, Team Scott is working hard to get out the vote, and make certain our strong grass roots support all across Vermont translates to a strong victory for Phil Scott on November 8. We know the economy and affordability must be the top priorities in Montpelier, and when weRead More

Former Planned Parenthood Board Member & Volunteer Of The Year Rejects PAC’s ‘Distortions And Lies’

Long-time Planned Parenthood leader outraged by smear campaign from the organization’s PAC Middlesex, Vt., October 27, 2016 – A former Planned Parenthood board member and volunteer of the year is condemning the “distortions and lies” the organization’s Political Action Committee is spreading about Phil Scott’s record. Scott has consistently been pro-choice, defended a woman’s right to choose andRead More

Debate Fact Check – Sue Minter Supports a Carbon Tax

DEFINITELY SUPPORTS A BROAD REGIONAL CARBON TAX; AND PROBABLY WILL SIGN A STATE CARBON TAX   Walks out of interview when pressed  Refuses to say she will oppose carbon tax legislation IN 2015, MINTER SAYS SHE’S ‘INTERESTED’ IN A REGIONAL CARBON TAX “Democratic candidate Sue Minter, the former secretary of the Vermont Agency of Transportation, saidRead More