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11-21-14 – Shumlin’s Response to Gruber Fiasco is Very Gruberesque

Posted by Rob Roper The Shumlin Administration announced that they would no longer be paying Jonathan Gruber for his services consulting on the financial feasibility of Green Mountain...

11-20-14 – Afghanistan’s Tainted Legacy

By John J. MetzlerUNITED NATIONS–The time is  ticking as American and NATO forces begin the countdown to military withdrawal from Afghanistan by year’s end.  But as Taliban militants...

11-17-14 – Upside Down Humble Cake

Posted by Chris Campion Putney’s own Peter Shumlin, still not “officially” governor until a legislature likely votes him in, was recently “humbled” by the close election results.  But apparently...

11-14-14 – Surviving Shumlin’s Budget

Posted by Chris Campion Vermont’s tax revenues are unexpectedly drying up, according to Jeb Spaulding, Shumlin’s Secretary of Administration.  From the Vtdigger article: Financial forecasts predicted more than...

11-14-14 – More on the Gruber Fiasco (and the Vermont Media’s failure to cover it)

by Rob Roper  I’ll cut right to the point: Jonathn Gruber, the guy Vermont taxpayers are giving $400,000 to vet the single payer financing plan set to be...

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