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  1. People celebrate International Francophonie Month in BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... much appreciated, plus I think it is good for business to do this." ON MONDAY, PRIEMER COUILLARD, GOVERNOR PETER SHUMLIN AND OTHER OFFICIALS PARTICIPATED IN A FLAG RAISING CEREMONY FOR INTERNATIONAL FRANCOPHONIE MONTH. THE GOAL WAS ALSO TO PROMOTE ...

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  2. Vermont, NY, Quebec agree to renew Champlain cleanup planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Newsday

    The agreement announced Monday by Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin calls for the three governments to continue to share research and information on water quality and conservation in the lake and surrounding basin. BURLINGTON, Vt.

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  3. Milford opens conversation on youth drug abuse by hosting documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... poses a great risk. The documentary has been in the national spotlight after being recognized by Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin in his State of the State Address in January 2014. In his speech, Shumlin praised the film and discussed the opiate epidemic ...

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  4. Quebec, New England renew clean lake agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Governor Peter Shumlin welcomed Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard to the Queen City to renew an agreement the made nearly thirty years ago. "We have never had a Premier from Quebec who is more committed to climate change, jobs and environmental issues than this Premier," Shumlin said.

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  5. Vermont and Quebec pledge support to protect Lake ChamplainRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard signed a memorandum of understanding renewing a partnership that started 27-years-ago. The agreement says the state and province will work together to improve water quality, protect against invasive species and make the enire Lake Champlain watershed more flood resilient.

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  6. VT, NY, Quebec Renew Agreement to Protect Lake ChamplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WVNY

    ... the Province of Quebec in protecting this great shared treasure, our Lake Champlain," said Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin. "This cooperative alliance has yielded important results thus far and signifies a continuation of our collective effort to ...

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  7. VT House Committee Passes Budget BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | WVNY

    ... Vt. - The House Appropriations Committee unanimously passed the 2016 budget bill Monday. Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin released this statement: "I commend Appropriations Chair Mitzi Johnson and the members of the House Appropriations Committee for ...

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  8. Retired Lemon Law Chairman receives gubernatorial honorRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 23, 2015 - MONTPELIER, Vt. -- Robert "Bob" Cody, II of Montpelier recently received a Certificate of Appreciation signed by Governor Peter Shumlin commemorating more than a decade of service to the Vermont New Motor Vehicle Arbitration Board.

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  9. Officials from Vermont, Quebec, France to note FrancophonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    On Monday, Gov. Peter Shumlin and Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger will be joined by Acting Consul General of Canada in Boston, Aaron Annable and Consul General of France in Boston, Fabien Fieschi, for a flag raising ceremony in Burlington. The officials, and others, will be meeting at Burlington's City Hall before the flag-raising ceremony in City Hall Park.

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  10. Man dies in skiing accident at Killington ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    State Police report a skier died on the slopes this weekend at Killington Resort. State police say Terrance Scott of Nashua, New Hampshire was skiing with family and friends Saturday afternoon when he lost control and crashed into multiple trees, knocking off his helmet.

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  11. Superior Court judge vacancies raising fiscal and constitutional issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Bennington Banner

    ... shall be open for the trial all causes without corruption or unnecessary delay." In a Feb. 27 letter, Gov. Peter Shumlin directed the state's Judicial Nominating Board to convene promptly to address the current vacancies. Shumlin has appointed five ...

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  12. Shumlin Wants Contingency Plan if Health Connect Isn't FixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WVNY

    Gov. Peter Shumlin is ready to abandon parts of Vermont Health Connect if technology isn't up to scratch. Multiple website functions still don't work, 1.5 years after Vermont Health Connect's launch.

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  13. Vermont says health exchange on track but sets bail-out planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Bennington Banner

    MONTPELIER >> Gov. Peter Shumlin on Friday announced contingency plans for a federal government takeover of the state's troubled health insurance exchange and an alternative hybrid federal-state system. Vermont Health Connect still isn't meeting its goals, and if it doesn't meet two key ones in the coming months, Vermont could scale back its handling of the project in favor of the federal government, Shumlin said.

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... it will work, but we also think it's fair that people understand what we would do if it didn't," said Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont. The governor says customers must have the ability to change their policies online and the state needs to be able to ...

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  15. Shumlin Considers Replacing Vermont Health ConnectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seven Days

    After 18 months of headaches caused by Vermont Health Connect, Gov. Peter Shumlin announced Friday that he's prepared to replace the online health insurance marketplace if it fails to meet two new deadlines. But the governor expressed confidence that his administration - and contractor Optum - will get the job done.

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  16. Many testify against closing of dispatch centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Bennington Banner

    ... two PSAPs in Derby and Rutland Town into operations in Williston and Rockingham, respectively, as part of Gov. Peter Shumlin's budget proposal. The move would cut the number of full-time PSAP employees statewide from 71 to 57. The workers handle the ...

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  17. Shumlin: State Will Abandon Exchange If Problems Persist Through MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Gov. Peter Shumlin says he'll abandon the state-run health insurance exchange in favor of a federally run system if Vermont Health Connect fails to meet key benchmarks. The first of those tests would arrive by the end of May. Shumlin says that if the state hasn't resolved the change-of-circumstance problems that have plagued the site since it's launch in October of 2013, then the state will pursue a move to what's known as a "Federally-Supported State-based Marketplace."

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  18. Vermont's Got A Plan To Move Its Obamacare Exchange To HealthCare.govRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Daily Caller

    The number of state-run Obamacare exchanges may fall even lower next year as yet another state is considering handing the reins over to the federal government. Friday, Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, a Democrat, said that his administration is considering closing the state exchange, Vermont Health Connect, and having the federal government take over.

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  19. Little-noticed process adds to public records exemptionsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... ns committees in the House and Senate that normally review them. A bill signed into law this past week by Gov. Peter Shumlin would send word to the Government Operations committees when such exemptions are sought as part of executive-branch rules.

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  20. The View From my Place: Best not get sickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... they become ill. The two most notable are the Speaker of the House, Shap Smith, and the Governor of Vermont, Peter Shumlin. These important leaders of the State of Vermont have shown their support for H.187; legislation known as Earned Sick Leave. ...

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