Category Archives: Op – Ed

Op - Ed
December 28, 2016

Want to govern effectively, Mr. Trump?

By Lee H. Hamilton As Mario Cuomo said, politicians campaign in poetry but have to govern in prose. Now we have a president-elect who campaigned in tweets…but still will have…

Op - Ed
December 14, 2016

Why fake news is dangerous

By Lee H. Hamilton Franklin Roosevelt once said, “Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely.” He was talking about why education matters in…

Op - Ed
December 7, 2016

Something to write home about

By Sen. Dick McCormick Deer season is wrapping up and Thanksgiving with family is a fond memory. The campaign seems like a distant memory, but the election was a mere…

Op - Ed
December 7, 2016

Phil Scott’s challenge

By Rob Roper What happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object? Vermonters will find out in January when the new Republican governor officially takes office along with a…

Op - Ed
December 1, 2016

USSA says: “Thank you Killington!”

Dear Editor, This past weekend Vermont hosted over 30,000 spectators for the return of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup to Killington – one of the largest women’s weekend crowd…