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Senate Passes Transportation Bill – Vermont receives $408 million

Monday, March 19th, 2012

On March 14th, a two-year transportation bill with a provision of $109-billion for transportation projects was passed by the Senate. Written by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the bill was approved by a vote of seventy-four to twenty-two.The transportation bill will provide Vermont with $408-million for bridge and road repair work. According to Senator Sanders, anyone […]

Vermont Has 4th Lowest Unemployment Rate

Monday, March 12th, 2012

In the midst of an uncertain job market that spans across the entire U.S., the state of Vermont has managed to beat the odds and maintain one of the lowest umemployment rates. By catering to the needs of their workers, the state has been able to consistently provide job opportunities, helping the state’s job market […]