Tag Archives: Northeast Kingdom

Op - Ed
April 27, 2016

Jay Peak

By Emerson Lynn It breaks the heart to read the Securities and Exchange Commission’s allegations that the Jay Peak “miracle” was a “Ponzi-like” scheme involving the misuse of $200 million in investor funds. It is a story without victors. It’s a story from which we…

Op - Ed
April 20, 2016

Ethics panel long overdue

By Job Tate

Thankfully, Vermont is no “banana republic”—corruption, conflicts of interest and abuses of power by our elected officials are few and far between; and we continue to have one of the most accessible legislative bodies in the world. However, as the public trust…