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Tracy Davis Pierce

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Scott: School tax plan is ‘murky’

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By Tiffany Danitz Pache, VTDigger.org Last week, the Ways and Means Committee abruptly reversed course on reforms to the education finance system. The new plan introduces an income tax surcharge and retains the income sensitivity program. Legislative leaders h... More »

Senate advances $15 minimum wage bill

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By Elizabeth Hewitt, VTDigger.org The Vermont Senate on Thursday advanced a measure that would raise the state’s hourly minimum wage to $15 by 2024. The bill, S.40, would incrementally hike the state’s minimum wage over the next six years, from the current lev... More »