Tag Archives: Elections

Mountain Meditation
November 1, 2018

Our democracy needs CPR: Vote!

By Marguerite Jill Dye

Steve Finer began mountain rescue decades ago in Wyoming and has served as a longtime leader of Killington Fire and Rescue. He also works in Rutland Regional Medical Center’s emergency center, so his three-hour CPR class in the Sherburne…

State News
August 15, 2018

Vermont elections rank No. 1

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Election Data & Science Lab ranked Vermont first overall in elections administration for the 2016 election.

The EPI is widely considered by state election administrators as the most reputable elections management index, and provides a non-partisan, data-driven measure of how…

Op - Ed
August 1, 2018

Remember to vote

By Secretary of State Jim Condos

The Aug. 14 Vermont Primary Election is just two weeks away. While there has been some indication of lower voter turnout, I hope that as Vermonters, we can make sure that’s not the case in our state.

Voting is…

State News
January 8, 2015

Shumlin elected governor in secret ballot

By Laura Krantz, VTDigger.org Gov. Peter Shumlin was re-elected to a third term Thursday morning in a secret ballot by a joint assembly of the Vermont Legislature.

Shumlin defeated Republican Scott Milne in a 110-69 vote.

In the Nov. 4 general election, Shumlin beat Milne…