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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

5-16-15 – Legislature Exploring Sales Tax Expansion to Services

Posted by Rob Roper Vermont Digger reports that Sen. Tim Ashe (D/P-Chittenden), chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, is considering expanding Vermont’s 6% sales tax to include services...

Roll Call! Senate Resolves to “Take Steps Now” on Climate Change (25-5), 2015

. S.R.7 – A RESOLUTION RELATING TO CLIMATE CHANGE   . PASSED in the State Senate on April 15, 2015 by a vote of 25-5  . Purpose: S.R.7 resolves, “That the...

4-15-15 – Legislature “Laying the Groundwork” for Carbon Tax in 2016

Posted by Rob Roper  Republican members of the House Natural Resources and Energy Committee warned members of their caucus on Tuesday that their committee was preparing to spring...

4-14-15 – Small Business Owner Describes Impact of Carbon Tax

Posted by Rob Roper The Carbon Tax is a topic of conversation again in the House Natural Resources & Energy Committee. Speaking at the House Republican Caucus meeting,...

4-14-15 – Gun Control Disguised as “Common Sense”

by Shayne Spence “The gods of the valleys are not the gods of the hills, and you shall understand it.” – Ethan Allen Opponents to Montpelier’s latest installment...