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Commentary: Tax Reform and Fiscal Responsibility

by John McClaughry Republicans in Congress have decided that with their embarrassing failure to “reform and replace” Obamacare, they absolutely must produce one popular legislative achievement to present...

Commentary: Repeal Vermont’s CON Laws

By Rob Roper Kevin Mullin, chairman of the Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB), appeared on the WDEV radio program Open Mike (10/11/17) to discuss Certificate of Need (CON)...

Commentary: Suter Misjudges the Impact of a $15 Minimum Wage

by David Flemming Recently, Raise the Wage Coalition member Nathan Suter wrote an editorial entitled “Economic Evidence Points to Broad Benefits of a $15 Minimum.” The letter makes...

September Survey: Right to Work

Should employees who are not members and do not want to join a union be forced by law to pay “agency fees” to that union? Yes or No?...

VT Legislator Roll Call Profiles (2017 Update)

Are Your Representatives Representing YOU? See How They Voted on Key Issues.   INTRODUCTION The following  collection of Legislator Roll Call Vote Profiles is brought to you as...

Ethan Allen Institute Energy Policy Recommendations  

The following is the concluding section of the EAI comments on the Comprehensive Energy Plan update of 2015, offered by the Public Service Department. The earlier sections analyzed...

Vermont’s Energy Policy Is Out Of Touch with The People, Culture, And Economy of the State. See the Latest EAI Video

The Ethan Allen Institute released this week a ten-minute video overview of Vermont’s current energy policy and what it means for the future of our state. In a...
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Second Homeowners Testify Condos’ Office Okayed Voting In Vermont

by Rob Roper The case surrounding voter irregularity in Victory, Vermont, currently in the Essex superior court, involves a number of people who do not live in the...

“Clean Energy” vs. Renewable Energy Jobs

by Guy Page The solar power industry in Vermont employs about 1,680 Full Time Equivalent (FTE) workers, based on calculations derived from statistics in a 2017 report. The...

Another Carbon Tax Proposal!

by Rob Roper The Carbon Tax really is the zombie, body snatcher legislation that will not die. The past couple of months have seen a massive ramping up...

CON Laws Hurt The Most Vulnerable

by David Flemming Brookside Health and Rehabilitation Center, a nursing home in White River Junction is set to close, leaving 33 seniors in the lurch. The nursing home’s...

The Communism Centennial

by John McClaughry A hundred years ago last week armed Bolsheviks seized the Winter Palace in Petrograd—now St. Petersburg—and arrested ministers of Russia’s provisional government. The world’s first...

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