Tag Archives: Bruce Lisman

Letter
August 6, 2016

Vermont’s spending needs overhaul

Dear Editor,

Bruce Lisman knows how Vermont works and it begins with more taxes. Even the carbon tax idea will put more home heating oil customers into the mix. It is a terrible idea. Now we learn that the Vermont General Fund will…

Letter
August 3, 2016

Lisman will be a fresh start

Dear Editor,

As a financial official, I could list many reasons for choosing Bruce Lisman for Vermont governor over Phil Scott, in the Aug. 9 primary. Lisman has extensive financial experience and management skills which are needed in the governor’s office. The next governor will…

Letter
August 3, 2016

Vermont’s 21st century strengths

Dear Editor,

When I spoke face to face with Bruce Lisman and suggested that Vermont needed to go on offense, so to speak, to expand our economy, instead of taking incremental defensive measures, I saw that he was really listening. In fact, growth of new…

News Briefs
July 28, 2016

State Rep. Job Tate: Lisman has “ rallied my optimism ”

On July 21, Representative Job Tate (R, Rutland-Windsor-1) endorsed Bruce Lisman for governor, saying: “In my conversations with Bruce, I’ve been profoundly impressed by his clear-eyed and comprehensive knowledge of the issues facing our beloved state. Whether in the business field or simply working to…

Letter
July 21, 2016

Lisman demonstrates thoughtful conservatism

Dear Editor,

Bruce Lisman’s candidacy in this year’s Republican primary for governor seems, to me, to be a rare chance for us as Vermonters to help ourselves.

I introduced myself to Lisman after hearing him speak at a candidate forum last October. I found his…

Letter
July 15, 2016

Supporting mom and pop shops

Dear Editor,

Over the past eight years, Vermont has rapidly become a precarious state in which to own a small business. Per the Department of Labor Statistics, 60.5 percent of Vermont businesses employ four or less persons; in Bennington County, 62.5 percent and in Rutland…

Op - Ed
January 15, 2016

It’s time for a new direction—dare to be great

By Bruce Lisman

After traveling the state for the last six years, I’ve heard many versions of the same challenges faced by Vermonters all across our state. Increased property taxes are making it harder to afford homes. Jobs that pay a livable wage are scarce….

Lisman worth $50.9 million
State News
January 12, 2016

Lisman worth $50.9 million

By Erin Mansfield, VTDigger

Bruce Lisman

Gubernatorial candidate urges others running to disclose financial records

By Jasper Craven, VTDigger.org

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Lisman is worth $50.9 million, according to newly released tax and financial data from the campaign.

Lisman spent…