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Legislative Update – March 30, 2017

Mar 30, 2017 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

This last week, the House passed important bills that support and protect Vermonters. Many of them were from my committee. We passed a bail reform bill that will bend the curve on detaining Vermonters simply because they cannot afford to pay bail. This in turn will free up prison space and save the state much needed ...

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Legislative Update – March 16, 2017

Mar 16, 2017 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

It is an honor to Chair the House Judiciary Committee and work on such timely issues as immigration, bias free policing and the impact of implicit bias on our communities. Fair and Impartial Policing (F&IP) Quite a few weeks ago, I scheduled a full packed morning to update the Committee on F&IP. It was scheduled prior ...

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Town Meeting and Legislative Update – March 2, 2017

Mar 2, 2017 No Comments ›› maxinegrad

The 2017 legislative session has been one of uncertainty. Thank you for your trust in me. It’s a honor to serve you. I am proud to join with a tripartisan group of elected officials to stand united against some of the most egregious proposals from Washington, pushing back against the President’s illegal and immoral immigration ...

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