State of Vermont Opts Out of Title X Family Planning Funds

Trump administration gag rule on referrals for abortion services - jeopardizes reproductive healthcare for 10,000 Vermonters Many lower income women access breast screenings, pelvic exams and HIV testing through these funds.

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Clarksburg approves cross-state school merger | The Bennington Banner | Bennington Breaking News, Sports, Weather, Traffic

CLARKSBURG, Mass. — Town voters have approved a proposal to move forward with planning, research and some implementation of a merger between Clarksburg Elementary School and the elementary … — Read on http://www.benningtonbanner.com/stories/clarkburg-approvescross-stateschool-merger,581058

Equifax settlement, weatherization, water quality, working lands and mental health

Good evening,I hope you all had time to enjoy some of this weekend's beautiful weather. A few updates relevant to tax issues, the Equifax data breach and a settlement for Vermonters whose information was stolen, a new home weatherization incentive program for moderate income households and two opportunities to provide some direct feedback to critical …

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Rep. Sibilia: July 2019 Opportunities and Info

Summaries of the Acts of the 2019 Vermont General Assembly This document is current as of July 1, 2019. It is divided into three sections: 2019 Acts, 2019 Municipal Acts, 2019 Bills Vetoed by the Governor and is available here. Boots to business program for Veterans A free entrepreneurship program is being held for service …

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Public comment requested on health insurance rate increase

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont and MVP Health Care have requested price increases this year. The Green Mountain Care Board wants to hear from Vermonters who will be impacted by this increase. Learn more and submit your public comment at www.bit.ly/SubmitAPublicComment or join the public hearing on Tuesday, July 23 from 4:30pm-6:30pm at Montpelier City Hall. …

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Boots to business program for Veterans

A free entrepreneurship program is being held for service members and veterans (and their family members) at the Vermont National Guard Installation on Saturday July 27,  2019. This is a national program partnering the Department of Defense and the U.S. Small Business Administration and is only open to current and former military members and their families. The 1-day …

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$1.5 MILLION IN NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR VERMONT SCHOOL SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

GOVERNOR PHIL SCOTT ANNOUNCES $1.5 MILLION IN NEW FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR SCHOOL SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS   Montpelier, Vt. – Governor Phil Scott today announced an additional $1.5 million in funding to further enhance school safety and security. The Department of Public Safety is now accepting applications for grants to further build school security infrastructure.   This second …

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