Tag Archives: Washington

State News
April 4, 2018

Welch hears, echoes frustration with government unpredictability

By Katy Savage

RUTLAND—Congressman Peter Welch said his constituents are frustrated by the lack of progress in Congress and the apparent lack of agreement between legislators. Welch said he’s also frustrated.

Welch, D-Vt., of Norwich, spent Monday, April 2, in Rutland. He took questions from about…

Opinion
March 9, 2016

To find hope, look around you

By Lee H. Hamilton

These are very unhappy times in Washington. Relations between the executive and legislative branches are not just sour, but corrosive. Partisan paralysis and game-playing on Capitol Hill have become a hallmark of these times, as has the evident distaste our nation’s…

Where’s America moving?
Local News
January 15, 2016

Where’s America moving?

Courtesy of United Van Lines

A map shows state-to-state migration patterns in 2015, according to the 39th annual National Movers Study.

Oregon top destination of 2015, Vermont number 3

Vermont moved up to third in the nation and tops in the…