He has 23 co-sponsors this time, compared with five when he offered a similar bill in 2015. The legislation would gradually bump the wage to $15.
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With less than two weeks left in the legislative session, Gov. Phil Scott is calling on lawmakers to overhaul the collective bargaining process for public school teachers, so that his administration can try to extract $26 million in health care savings from the education system next year.
News Release — Justice for All April 24, 2017 Contact: Mark Hughes, co-founder, Justice For All; (401) 480-8222; firstname.lastname@example.org MONTPELIER, Vt. – Today is huge victory for Vermont. This morning the Senate passed H.308, legislation that would create a racial justice oversight board. Justice For All has been working with members from both bodies to […]
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When I was a kid, I learned in school that the United States was the best country in the world because we were a melting pot. No matter where you came from, no matter your color, creed, or bank account, you could come here, learn English, work hard, and become an American.