Op-Ed: To turn around, you have to change direction

Vermont

We have some pretty serious issues facing our state: a shrinking workforce, a public school system that is hemorrhaging students while it vacuums money, and a structural state budget deficit, just to name just a few. These problems are not … Continued

Op-Ed: Senator Nitka’s notes from the State House

The Governor’s State of the State speech was given today to a crowd packed into the well of the House of Representatives. In attendance were the governor’s cabinet members and staff, the five Justices of the Supreme Court, the heads … Continued

To boost the state’s economy, flip our thinking

Even before Congressional Republicans passed the tax overhaul this month that promises to widen the worst income gap between rich and poor since before the Great Depression, there was ample evidence that the economy was leaving too many Vermonters behind. … Continued

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