VTDigger.org (Vermont)


Statewide news website that publishes watchdog reports on state government, politics, consumer affairs, business and public policy.
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Primary geographic focus: Vermont
Organization type(s): Media


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Vermont Legal Aid pushes program to address homelessness by reducing evictions

Kit Norton
VTDigger.org (Vermont)
January 16, 2019
The report, announced to the public on Homelessness Awareness Day, says that with $800,000 a year in state funding, Vermont could cut its roughly 1,700 evictions a year in half — leading to less homelessness throughout the state.

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Dozens turn out seeking to expunge old convictions

Alan J. Keays
VTDigger.org (Vermont)
December 17, 2018
Attorneys met with about 50 people and will be filing more than 200 petitions with courts following the first of several expungement clinics set to take place across Vermont in the coming months.

Op-Ed

Legal Aid Services Benefit All Vermonters

Daniel Richardson
VTDigger.org (Vermont)
March 26, 2017
For Vermonters, the radical cuts proposed by the president portend disaster.

Op-Ed

Consumer Interests Must be Central to Health Care Changes

Trinka Kerr
VTDigger.org (Vermont)
January 14, 2016
Vermont is negotiating the terms of a new all-payer health care model with the federal government, and an agreement is expected soon.

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Advocates Say Traffic Fine Reforms Would Reduce Economic Barriers

Elizabeth Hewitt
VTDigger.org (Vermont)
January 10, 2016
Lawmakers are considering legislation that would reinstate driving privileges to thousands of Vermonters whose licenses were suspended due to failure to pay a traffic fine.



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