Letters to the Editor


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Letter to the Editor: It’s Time for a Carbon Tax

Energy Independent Vermont recently proposed adopting a revenue neutral carbon tax in Vermont.

Vermont home to solar | Letter to the Editor

On Aug. 16, 2013, at 6:30 p.m. I was in Jackson, Wyo., nervously awaiting a call from a potential employer, a solar energy company back in Vermont.

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Guest Viewpoint: Rand report begs the question on legalizing marijuana

What if Vermont legalized fun-time marijuana?

Police power | Letter to the Editor

We write in response to the Hardwick, Vt., Police Department (HPD).

Amazon’s action in Vermont | Guest Viewpoint

Amazon has precipitously cut advertising contacts with Vermont online companies.

Inaugural address misses every target

After barely surviving his re-election bid, Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) chose to deliver an inaugural address Thursday that ignored the issues that most concerned Vermonters—strengthening the economy and reducing the cost of living.

Pipeline: Foreign profits, American risk | Guest Viewpoint

Media coverage of the Keystone XL pipeline is coalescing around a single narrative.

Free tax help | Letter to the Editor

We are writing to let you know that, during the upcoming months of February, March and April, RSVP and the United Way of Addison County will be sponsoring two tax assistance programs for Addison County residents who need help with their state and federal income taxes.

Lake Bomoseen | Letter to the Editor

The Lake Bomoseen Association is pleased to announce that the KILL the MILfoil 200 Club campaign has reached the $40,000 level.

Don’t eat meat | Letter to the Editor

It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health.

Go solar

When I moved to Vermont years ago I knew I needed to find a way to affordably heat my Leicester home.

A better path to health care reform | Guest Viewpoint

A few days after his news conference announcing the death of single payer health care at least for now, a dejected Gov. Peter Shumlin announced his determination to carry on down the same perilous path.

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Letter to the Editor: Shamelessly audacious—a response

RE: "Shamelessly audacious"—I am writing this after seeing a letter on the Vermont Eagle website written by someone using your name.

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Letter to the Editor: Shamelessly audacious

John McClaughry wrote a misleading, shamelessly audacious column.

Body cameras needed | Letter to the Editor

The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hand of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any future mistreatment of suspects.