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Read about H.112, Genetically Modified Food Labeling

May 3, 2013 No Comments ››

H.112, An Act Relating to the Labeling of Food Produced with Genetic Engineering, is being considered by the House Judiciary Committee. Click here to read an overview of the legal issues in the bill.

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Rep. Grad’s Town Meeting Report

Mar 5, 2013 No Comments ››

Download the report here: http://vdhc.org/maxinegrad/files/2013/03/TMR2013.1.pdf

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Town Meeting Day Health Care Informational Packet

Mar 5, 2013 No Comments ››

Download the informational packet here: http://vdhc.org/maxinegrad/files/2013/03/Town-Meeting-Day-Informational-Packet.pdf

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Lawmakers told there are no easy solutions for prescription drug abuse

Feb 21, 2013 No Comments ››

Full article at VTDigger by Alicia Freese | February 18, 2013 [...] After the day’s testimony, the chair and co-chair of the Judiciary Committee said they were left with the impression that the problem extends beyond the doctor’s office. “I was really interested in the recommendation that insurance covers things like acupuncture and massage … that is something ...

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Duxbury Recognized at State House

Duxbury Recognized at State House

Feb 16, 2013 No Comments ››

Posted by Willie Docto to Duxbury Front Porch Forum TOWN OF DUXBURY RECOGNIZED AT VERMONT STATE HOUSE On February 14th at the Vermont State House, a resolution celebrating Duxbury's 250th Anniversary was read and approved by the Vermont House of Representatives. In attendance were Greg Trulson, Willie Docto, Rep. Maxine Grad, Stephanie Koonz (Chair of the Duxbury ...

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One Billion Rising

One Billion Rising: Rallies to End Violence Against Women

Jan 28, 2013 No Comments ››

I want to make you aware of Eve Ensler's VDay organization, and her inspirational efforts to end violence against women around the globe. This VDay (2/14), a global flashmob is planned to raise awareness about the issue and build community within the movement. There are events planned around the state, and a friend of mine ...

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The Start of a New Biennium

Jan 18, 2013 No Comments ››

Read in full at the Waterbury Record It is exciting to be back at the State House. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve you. I am deeply moved each time I step into the well of the House and am grateful for the trust you put in me as your representative. I will ...

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Happy New Year

Jan 9, 2013 No Comments ››

This was originally sent to my email list. To receive email updates, join the list by entering your email address in where it says "Maxine's Email List" to the right. I will send regular updates, and I hope you will stay in touch with me about issues that are important to you. This week I ...

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