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  1. New York prison escapee shot and killed, reports saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, left, speaks while Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin listens during a news conference in front of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, N.Y., Wednesday, June 10, 2015. Police were resuming house-to-house searches near the maximum-security prison in northern New York where David Sweat and Richard Matt, two killers escaped using power tools, authorities said Wednesday as they renewed their plea for help from the public.

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  2. Welch skips race for governor; will seek return to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... to win re-election. The question of Welch running for governor arose earlier this month, when three-term Gov. Peter Shumlin announced he would not seek re-election. Welch was widely favored to win the Democratic gubernatorial nomination had he run ...

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  3. Commuter rail study faces old questions, new opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    MONTPELIER >> Under the terms of legislation recently signed by Gov. Peter Shumlin, the Agency of Transportation is preparing to study possibilities for commuter rail service that would connect Burlington with Montpelier and St. Albans. It's an idea that state planners have looked at several times before and rejected, but the notion continues to attract interest.

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  4. Grocers: Vermont GMO law could lead to fines of $10 million a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Denver Post

    Vermont's first-in-the-nation law requiring the labeling of foods made with genetically modified organisms could cost the nation's grocers up to $10 million a day in fines, according to a letter from an industry organization that is suing to block the law. The letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin from the head of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, dated Wednesday, said companies could be fined up to $1,000 a day per unlabeled item - a can of soup or a box of cereal, for instance - that mistakenly ends up on store shelves.

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  5. The View From My Place: Calling it quitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    ... of what was happening thanks to text messages from a friend. Halfway through his third term as governor Peter Shumlin was calling it quits. His early announcement caught everyone by surprise. Many were speculating as to whether or not he'd run ...

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  6. Police look into possible sightings of escaped N.Y. inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, left, speaks while Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin listens during a news conference in front of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, N.Y. on June 10. LINDLEY, N.Y.>> New York State Police are investigating a possible sighting of the two convicted killers who escaped from an upstate New York prison two weeks ago. Two men fitting the description of inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt were seen a week ago in Steuben County, New York, over 300 miles southwest of the prison in Dannemora, according to a State Police news release posted late Friday.

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  7. The WilliesIF this Was 2015, You'D Still have PowerRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Legislature. While Democrats are assured of a solid majority in both the House and Senate, and Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin appears certain to win a second term as governor, Vermont Republicans and conservative Democrats will try to slow down ...

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  8. Reporting: FloridaTHE Solar StateRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... who skiied, who made snowmen, who loved his family, who enjoyed good friendships, who had a big life. Gov. Peter Shumlin, who is from our area, talked about "making sense of the senseless." But I don't pretend to understand how this could happen. I ...

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  9. On Native GroundDEFICIT Reduction: the Wrong Policy at the Wrong TimeRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2011 | American Reporter

    After years of having a Republican do-nothing governor, Vermont last year elected an energetic Democrat with a liberal, do-everything-and-get-it-right fervor. When Peter Shumlin was president pro tem of the Vermont Senate, for example, one of his achievements was bringing gay marriage to Vermont - without a court mandate.

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  10. Brasch WordsTHE Politician's Creed: Bringing in the ReceiptsRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... feel confused, But not in Vermont, not when it comes to voting for Democratic Vermont Senate President Pro Tem Peter Shumlin for governor. He's smart. He's articulate. He's energetic. He's creative. He's brave. He's funny. He's worked with state ...

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  11. Brattleboro Retreat: Simpson named 2015 recipient of Anna Marsh AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... advocacy on behalf of people with mental illness and addiction. Past honorees include Rep. Bill Lippert, Gov. Peter Shumlin, former Retreat Board members Larry Cassidy and Julie Peterson, the late Sen. Robert Gannett, and film and television actor ...

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  12. Will Minter run for Vermont governor?Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Sue Minter is the secretary of the Vermont Agency of Transportation. She was appointed by Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont, at the start of this year.

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  13. Sewage spills spur worries about water qualityRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... like Burlington's to soak up stormwater. But the sweeping water quality bill signed into law by Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont, earlier this week leaves the overflow issue largely unaddressed, focusing instead on the major pollution sources ...

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  14. $1.2 million announced to help clean up Lake ChamplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... problem and you try to spend millions of dollars on a concrete bank," said Sen. Leahy. Just days before, Gov. Peter Shumlin signed the Water Quality Bill into law, setting aside more than $8 million a year to clean up the state's waterways and ...

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  15. $1.2 million in local grant funding announced for Lake ChamplainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... DURING A TIME THAT THE GREEN MOUNTAIN STATE IS FOCUSING ON KEEPING ITS WATER CLEAR. JUST DAYS BEFORE, GOVERNOR PETER SHUMLIN SIGNED THE WATER QUALITY BILL INTO LAW. WE CAN, WE MUST, WE WILL DO BETTER. ROBYN: THAT SENSE OF COLLECTIVE RESPONSIBILITY ...

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  16. Shumlin signs water quality billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    BURLINGTON >> Gov. Peter Shumlin signed a bill that aims to improve the quality of the state's waterways Tuesday on the shore of Lake Champlain. The bill, H.35, raises money through a 0.2 percent surcharge on the state's property transfer tax.

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  17. Summary of H.40: An Act Relating to Establishing a Renewable Energy StandardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | jdsupra.com

    On June 11, 2015, Governor Shumlin signed into law H. 40, An Act Relating to Establishing a Renewable Energy Standard . This significant renewable energy law establishes a mandatory renewable energy standard for Vermont utilities and is expected to lead to the build-out of approximately 400 MW of renewable energy projects in Vermont by 2032.

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  18. Grocers: Vermont GMO law could lead to fines of $10M a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    Gov. Peter Shumlin says grocers nationwide should label all their products containing genetically modified organisms if they fear that Vermont's first-in-the-nation labeling law could cost them millions in fines. Shumlin was responding to a letter from the head of the Grocery Manufacturers Association who says the law could cost the industry $10 million a day in fines.

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  19. More Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Vermont's first-in-the-nation law requiring the labeling of foods made with genetically modified organisms could cost the nation's grocers up to $10 million a day in fines, according to a letter from an industry organization that is suing the block the law. The letter to Gov. Peter Shumlin from the head of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, dated Wednesday, said companies could be fined up to $1,000 a day per unlabeled item - a can of soup or a box of cereal, for instance - that mistakenly ends up on store shelves.

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  20. Another view: Whacking the middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... income taxes. Let's take a closer look at the income tax increases in this regard. The Legislature and Gov. Peter Shumlin increased income taxes by eliminating the deduction for state and local income taxes, capping itemized deductions at 2.5 times ...

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