Statement: Partisan Attacks Undermine Progress on Opioid Epidemic

Partisan Attacks Weaken Public Policy & Undermine the Bipartisan Focus & Progress on the Opioid Epidemic In response to the Democratic Party Leaders’ statements that sadly turn our work on the opioid epidemic into a partisan issue, Campaign Manager Brittney Wilson released the following statement: “Everyone who cares about the opioid epidemic has an obligationRead More

Republican Leaders Endorse Governor Phil Scott

Republican Leaders Endorse Governor Phil Scott Encourage voters to vote for him in the August 14th Primary Election Vermont’s Republican leaders, including former Governor Jim Douglas, Lt. Governor Brian Dubie, House Minority Leader and candidate for Lt. Governor Don Turner, all sitting Republican legislators seeking reelection and 11 additional Republican legislators leaving their positions, haveRead More

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