Letters to the Editor

To the Editor,
Dear Sen. Sanders, on behalf of several local groundhogs in our home state, we take issue with this concentration of national influence in the Keystone State. Snow cover should not deny the Green Mountain State at least one vote in the portrayal of the American spring....
To the Editor,
The Deerfield Valley Community Cares fuel assistance fund owes a debt of thanks to Tony Tribuno and Lisa Gilbeau for all of the work they put into the Super Bowl Sunday fundraiser for our fund. They raised $1,000, which is much appreciated and will be a great help to our...
To the Editor
February 8, 2021, marked the 100th anniversary of Vermont’s ratification of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote ... coming almost six months following its adoption and after women had voted in November 1920.  
Contrary to its history of progressive...
To the Editor,
Readsboro community, hopefully you have had time to pick up your Readsboro School Annual Report 2021. We have provided highlights in the annual report this year as well as posted them around town. We would like to call attention to the Readsboro School District informational...
To the Editor
Twin Valley students and families, I honestly feel like I am not a part of the Wildcat family anymore. Even though I am still a Twin Valley student nothing this year has made me feel that way.
I was told at the beginning of the school year that I would be allowed to...
To the Editor,
Beth Pearce’s proposal to decimate Vermont’s teacher retirement pension is unethical and shortsighted. The pension isn’t a gift from the government; it’s from funds built by teacher contributions over years. Five to 6% of a teacher’s salary is redirected to the pension fund...
To the Editor,
A new year, a new administration, a new chapter in the COVID vaccination campaign—it’s safe to say that we’re in a moment of transition.
We here at Center on Rural Innovation have been as dismayed and heartbroken as the rest of the country at the events in our nation’...
To the Editor,
This year marks 25 years since then-treasurer Jim Douglas recommended that the state change its trajectory from costly “defined benefit” retirement plans for state employees and teachers to “defined contribution” plans. Eleven years ago, in 2009, a special commission...
Note: This piece by Sen. Christopher Bray appared as a "My Turn" op-ed
Vermonters face three crises: the first two are clear and present dangers—first, COVID-19, and second, the need to uphold the safe, lawful, just, and stable operation of government in Washington, DC and across the...
To the Editor,
The attack on the US Capitol was a brazen attempt to prevent Congress from certifying the presidential election results and to overthrow the will of the American people. It was an assault on far more than the US House and Senate: it threatened the very foundation of our...

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