A month ago, Governor Phil Scott announced a series of steps his Administration is taking to protect the rights of all Vermonters, following executive orders from President Trump relating to immigration and refugee resettlement.
Here is a link to read S.79, legislation which directly supports the Governor’s actions and which has passed the Senate unanimously 30-0 . When the Legislature reconvenes after the Town Meeting week break, the House will take up S.79, which is expected to pass, though not unanimously. I will support the bill, and have engaged our local law enforcement. The Governor’s office has prepared a frequently asked questions sheet with regard to Vermont’s actions. Please call me with any questions you have 802-384-0233.