by Jeff Spross Posted on November 18, 2014 Updated: November 18, 2014
Research shows that a carbon tax on Vermont's transportation and heating sectors, if properly designed, would increase disposable income and jobs for state residents.
by Carl Gibson - Guest Contributor Posted on October 29, 2014 Updated: October 29, 2014
On Monday, 64 Vermonters were arrested at Governor Peter Shumlin’s office in protest of a new fracked gas pipeline proposal — the largest civil disobedience action the state has seen in 30 years.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 15, 2014
The 42,000 people living in Burlington, Vermont can now feel confident that when they turn on their TVs or power up their computers they are using renewable energy.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2014
Is this the path to getting the country closer to a universal health care system?
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 29, 2014
Vermont just passed a bill creating a universal preschool program for its three- and four-year-olds.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 12, 2014 Updated: May 12, 2014
Vermont's minimum wage will rise to $10.50 per hour by 2018.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 13, 2014
New Hampshire is likely to be the next state to pass a bill aimed at ensuring equal pay for women.
by Zack Ford Posted on March 10, 2014
Fed up with a decade of harassment, "The Barbaras" have filed suit against their Vermont town claiming anti-gay discrimination.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 4, 2014
With current technology, the region could electrify its cars and building heating systems, boost energy efficiency and smart grid use, and ramp up renewables.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 9, 2014 Updated: January 9, 2014
It represents the latest proactive piece of legislation to expand reproductive rights, rather than restrict them.