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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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12-19-14 – UN’s Humanitarian Jolt Before Holidays

By John J. Metzler  UNITED NATIONS–Set to the backdrop of regional wars and simmering ethnic conflicts, the UN relief agencies made an unprecedented appeal for wider funding to...

Make Your Voice Heard. Take The “Carbon Tax” Survey!

Should Vermont levy a new $250 million “Carbon Tax” on gasoline and heating fuels? A coalition of 15 progressive groups led by VPIRG, calling itself Energy Independent Vermont, is...

PR – R.I.P. Single Payer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, December 17, 2014 Back in 2011, Governor Peter Shumlin promised, “We will only go ahead [with Green Mountain Care] if we’re convinced together as a state,...

12-17-14 – Who gets to decide what we can afford?

posted by Rob Roper Paul Cillo of the Public Assets Institute posted remarks he made at the Vermont Digger forum on education finance crisis. He opened by saying,...

12-16-14 – Progressivism and the Decline of the West, Part 4

by Tom Licata . Progressivism – so pervasive in today’s Democratic Party – is the ideology of American suicide and specifically of American Constitutionalism. This is the fourth...

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