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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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5-28-15 – ISIS Tightening Noose on Iraq

By John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS–The fall of the critically important city of Ramadi to Islamic State terrorists, the widening humanitarian crisis throughout the country involving millions of...

5-27-15 – Bernie Sanders: Apocalypto Economics Part 1

by Chris Campion Very little should shock or amaze Americans anymore.  As an example, if I suggested that an out-of-work socialist wannabe once found himself the mayor of...

5-22-15 – Shumlin Still Wants to Get His Hands On Medicare

by Rob Roper In the 2014 election, whether or not the governor and a majority of legislators in Montpelier had designs on taking control of Medicare funding as...

Roll Call! House Blocks Measure to Protect Medicare Funds from Being Incorporated Into Green Mountain Care (54-85), 2015

. S.139 – A ACT RELATING TO HEALTHCARE (MORRISSEY/BROWNING AMENDMENT) . FAILED in the State House of Representatives on April 30, 2015, by a vote of 54-85 . Purpose: To remove...

5-21-15 – The Attack on Dr. Soon

by John McClaughry If you follow the climate change controversy, you may have noticed last month’s attacks by the climate believers against Dr. Willie Soon, a distinguished physicist employed...

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