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Legislative Update 4/21/2015

Apr 21, 2015 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

This past week we debated S.141 an act relating to firearms. It came from the Senate to my committee. Some argued that we don’t have a gun violence issue in Vermont. The testimony I heard was very compelling that in fact we do. The facts about gun deaths in Vermont reveal a disturbing fact: Vermont has ...

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Legislative Update – April 9, 2015

Apr 9, 2015 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

This week my committee will be primarily focused on S.141 An Act Relating to Possession of Firearms. We will be working from the bill as it passed the Senate, not as it was introduced. The bill as passed is much narrower and does not include the most controversial section regarding background checks. Below is a ...

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Vermont High School Students May Qualify to Take the SAT for Free

Apr 3, 2015 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

Vermont high school juniors and seniors may qualify to take the SAT test for free and have application fees waived for any of the Vermont State Colleges. The deadline to register for the May 6th SAT testing date is Monday April 6th, and the deadline to register for the June 6th testing date is May 8th. ...

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