Rep. Mike Mrowicki

State legislators: We hear you calling for action on gun control

As members of the Windham County Legislative Delegation representing towns in WSESU, we thank our students for their resolve and solidarity in taking action to promote commonsense legislation to prevent gun violence.

We hear your voices calling out for action and want you to know: We're listening.

We also thank those school boards who sent their resolutions asking for the same.

This is welcome support for those of us who have been pushing for laws that promote gun-violence prevention and reflect present-day reality.

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Governor plays politics with education funding

I am disappointed that Governor Phil Scott is choosing to play politics with our children's future in his first budget. The bottom line: level funding school budgets means cuts in real terms and higher property taxes by shifting more expenditures into the education budget. That's not the way to...

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Vermont is a business-friendly state — but not in the traditional sense

A free-market solution wouldn’t have cleaned up after the damage of Tropical Storm Irene

At the recent Brattleboro Area Chamber of Commerce breakfast, the question came up: “What is the Legislature doing for business?” Because I had to work at my “paying job,” I was unable to attend. If I had, I would have had lots to report. • First of all, we...

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