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Ethan Allen Institute

P.O.Box 543
Montpelier, VT 05601

Phone: 802-695-1448
Fax: 802-695-1436

President, Rob Roper

Vice President, John McClaughry

Meredith Angwin, Energy Education Project

Bill Sayre, Common Sense Radio

About Us

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.

Latest News

7-25-14 – Bacon Cheeseburgers and Global Warming

Posted by Rob Roper I was delighted a couple months back to see a report that everything we knew (or thought we knew) about high fat diets was...

7-24-14 – IRS Link to White House

Posted by John McClaughry American Spectator reporter Jeffrey Lord has exposed what appears to be an alliance among the White House, Democratic members of Congress and the thousands of...

EAI Is Under Left-Wing Attack for “Doing an Excellent Job”

Please Help Us Fight Back! ***DONATE NOW*** The left-wing Netroots coalition has launched an effort to “take down” state-based, free-market think tanks like the Ethan Allen Institute. Arshad...

7-23-14 – Putin’s Latin American Charm Offensive 

By John J. Metzler UNITED NATIONS—It’s been a momentous week for Russian President Vladimir Putin.  While the major media focused on his trip to Brazil to accept the...

Commentary: School Consolidation, Charters, and Choice

by John McClaughry Vermonters are upset about rising  education property taxes. “Governance reform”  (consolidation) is not a solution. Competition and choice is. Vermonters moan about their steadily rising...