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Complete Senate floor debate on Prop 5

Complete Senate floor debate on Prop 5

April 4, 2019

The Vermont Senate passed a constitutional amendment that would codify abortion rights in the state.

John Hickenlooper LIVE at the Flynn

John Hickenlooper LIVE at the Flynn

March 25, 2019

As mayor of Denver and as a two-term governor, John Hickenlooper oversaw and managed a major period of sustained growth in Colorado. This month he announced he's running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. On Saturday, he sat down at the Flynn Center in Burlington for a conversation with Jen Kimmich, the co-founder of The Alchemist brewery, about economic development, retail marijuana, the presidential race, and lots more. Read more about it at vtdigger.org.

Sen. Patrick Leahy remembers John McCain

Sen. Patrick Leahy remembers John McCain

August 30, 2018

Sen. Patrick Leahy was one of Sen. John McCain’s closest colleagues during the decades the two served together in the U.S. Senate. But their positions were often far apart. “Were we ideological soulmates? Of course not,” Leahy said. “Were we senators who could work together, and cared about each other? Yes.”

Christine Hallquist: “Nobody ought to be in favor of raising taxes”

Christine Hallquist: “Nobody ought to be in favor of raising taxes”

August 20, 2018

After criticizing Gov. Phil Scott’s signature pledge to oppose tax increases, Christine Hallquist said in a WDEV interview Friday that she and the governor have similar positions on raising new revenue.

Phil Scott talks about his primary win
Gov. Scott to legislators: “I’m sure we’ll see each other soon.”

Gov. Scott to legislators: “I’m sure we’ll see each other soon.”

May 14, 2018

Gov. Scott addressed the Vermont House as they prepared to adjourn for 2018.

Jason Gibbs and Shap Smith debate education funding on WDEV

Jason Gibbs and Shap Smith debate education funding on WDEV

May 7, 2018

Gov. Phil Scott’s Chief of Staff Jason Gibbs and former Vermont House Speaker Shap Smith sparred over proposals to close the education funding gap in a live radio debate. Audio courtesy WDEV/The Dave Gram Show.

Gov. Scott’s 2018 budget address
Tim Ashe on last-minute policy proposals
Mitzi Johnson opens the 2018 session in the Vermont House