by Alice Ollstein Apr 28, 2016
"Our democracy works best when people can actually participate in it."
by Samantha Page Mar 29, 2016
A new coalition of attorneys general from across the United States has pledged to combat climate change -- by investigating fossil fuel companies, to start.
by Scott Keyes Feb 27, 2016
Vermont is on pace to become the first state legislature to legalize cannabis.
by Bryce Covert Feb 18, 2016
Five states in the country will now guarantee paid sick leave for their workers.
by Scott Keyes May 13, 2015
Voter turnout could soon see a big boost in the Green Mountain State.
by Sam P.K. Collins May 8, 2015
Robert Kennedy, Jr. continued his national tour in Vermont where he spoke before a state legislature.
by Scott Keyes Apr 2, 2015
This one easy trick has been proven to boost voter participation rates by at least seven percentage points.
by Alice Ollstein Mar 16, 2015
Vermont Secretary of State James Condos tells ThinkProgress automatic registration would "benefit democracy in general as it will, most likely, increase voter turnout."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Mar 2, 2015
Vermont's governor said a single-payer system will be too expensive, but a group of economic experts disagrees.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Dec 19, 2014
They're not happy their governor is abandoning an ambitious single-payer proposal.