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Op - Ed
May 20, 2016

Legislative wrap: more than “housekeeping”

By Maxine Grad and Willem Jewett

It may be accurate to observe that Governor Shumlin’s accomplishments during his final legislative session have been modest but it goes a bit too far to cast off the work of the General Assembly as “an uninspired, housekeeping session…

Gov. Peter Shumlin “happy and hitched”
State News
January 7, 2016

Gov. Peter Shumlin “happy and hitched”

Katie Hunt and Gov. Peter Shumlin were wed on Dec. 15, 2015.

By Anne Galloway, VTDigger.org

Gov. Peter Shumlin, 59, married his longtime girlfriend Katie Hunt, 31, in a small, private ceremony Tuesday night, Dec. 15.

The couple made the announcement in an email…

Dunne declares run for governor
State News
September 11, 2015

Dunne declares run for governor

By Anne Galloway/VTDigger

Matt Dunne, former state senator.

By Anne Galloway, VTDigger.com

A Democratic gubernatorial primary in 2016 is now official.

Matt Dunne, a Google executive, announces his bid for governor via email Wednesday morning.

Dunne’s candidacy sets up a Democratic…

State News
September 9, 2015

More belt-tightening required for state departments, agencies

By Anne Galloway, VTDigger.org

In a letter released Tuesday, Aug. 25, Justin Johnson, the secretary of the Agency of Administration, urged commissioners and secretaries to be “extremely cautious and restrained” as they develop budgets.

Typically, budget instructions are issued to secretaries and commissioners in October…

House Speaker Shap Smith announces bid for governor
Commentary
August 28, 2015

House Speaker Shap Smith announces bid for governor

By Anne Galloway, VTDigger.org

Shap Smith, the longtime speaker of the Vermont house of representatives, formally launched his campaign for governor on Wednesday, Aug. 19, in his hometown, Morrisville. He is the first candidate among a large field of “maybes” to declare a bid for…