This post is a press release
Gov. Peter Shumlin issued the following statement after the House gave preliminary approval to H.187, earned sick leave legislation.
Marking Earth Day, Gov. Peter Shumlin announced the expansion of the Heat Saver Loan program, which will help Vermonters increase the efficiency of their homes and save money on their energy bills while creating jobs and reducing greenhouse emissions.
Gov. Peter Shumlin today signed an Executive Order to implement a ‘ban the box’ state hiring policy and highlighted progress of a bill to expand Vermont’s expungement law.
Gov. Peter Shumlin today marked the anniversary of the federal Fair Housing Act by signing two housing protection bills into law and declaring April Fair Housing Month.
Gov. Peter Shumlin today announced two new clean energy investments in Windham County totaling $1.9 million.
In keeping with the Presidential Proclamation issued by President Obama, Gov. Peter Shumlin has ordered flags at all state buildings and facilities be lowered to half-staff on April 15, 2015 in observance of a Day of Remembrance for President Abraham Lincoln.
Gov. Peter Shumlin and the Vermont Commission on Women today launched the Vermont Equal Pay Compact.
Gov. Peter Shumlin has appointed Shawn Straffin, a resident of West Burke, to fill the seat vacated by Bryon Quatrini, who recently retired from the Vermont Economic Progress Council (VEPC).
“Veni. Vidi. Signati,” Gov. Peter Shumlin said today as he signed into law S.2, a bill that gives Vermont an official Latin motto.
Gov. Peter Shumlin has appointed St. Albans City Manager Dominic Cloud as a member of the Natural Resources Board (NRB) and has appointed environmental advocate Elizabeth Courtney as an alternate member of the NRB.