Tag Archives: Vermont state senate

Op - Ed
March 23, 2016

The time is now to take action on marijuana regulations

By Gov. Peter Shumlin

Last month, the Vermont Senate passed a bill to end the failed War on Drugs policy of marijuana prohibition in Vermont. This was a big step forward for our state. Bringing marijuana out of the shadows of prohibition is…

Opinion
April 15, 2015

Sanders statement on tax-dodging companies

On April 9, Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Senate Budget Committee ranking member, issued the following statement on new data showing the extent to which some American companies are avoiding taxes:

“I applaud Citizens for Tax Justice for releasing new data today revealing the unfairness…