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The Ethan Allen Institute is Vermont’s free-market public policy research and education organization. Founded in 1993, we are one of fifty-plus similar but independent state-level, public policy organizations around the country which exchange ideas and information through the State Policy Network.
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9-23-16- Okay, Montpelier, Cut This…

by Rob Roper Earlier this week Governor Peter Shumln asked his agency leaders to identify programs that could either be drastically cut back or eliminated altogether. The budget...

9-21-16 – More on Expanding the Sales Tax to Services

by Rob Roper As Sue Minter, the Democratic nominee for governor, announced it would be her goal to expand the state sales tax on services and the issue...

9-19-16 – Electric Vehicle User Fee

by John McClaughry Do you ever notice that electric vehicles are using the state’s highways without paying the motor fuel tax that other highway users have to pay...

9-16-16 – Sue Minter Wants to Expand the Sales Tax to Services

by Rob Roper At a “debate” at the Tunbridge Fair yesterday (9/15/16, hear the full debate here), Democrat gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter indicated that she is in favor...

9-15-16 – September 11th Shadows

by John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS—On a picture perfect September morning, the Grim Reaper struck in New York. Hijacked aircraft slammed into the Twin Towers of the Word...

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