Scott easily defeated two Republican primary challengers, and Siegel was unopposed in the Democratic race. Mike Pieciak faced no competition to win the Democratic nomination for state treasurer.
Homelessness continues to rise in Vermont since pandemic’s onset, despite increased spending
A new report finds that even though Vermont’s annual spending on homelessness prevention and support services has roughly tripled since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of people experiencing homelessness is double that of pre-pandemic levels — and appears to still be rising.
Auditor's office finds HCRS retirement package excessive
Editor's note: This article is by Howard Weiss-Tisman, of the Brattleboro Reformer, in which it was first published May 2, 2015. BRATTLEBORO -- The retirement package that Health Care and Rehabilitation Services of Vermont gave to its former CEO Judith Hayward was “extreme,” the office of the State Auditor determined, but the practice of overpaying […]