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2015 -- End-of-session review

The 2015 legislative session started on a down note (major budget cuts were needed), was hobbled by increased political tension created by a gubernatorial election thrown to the legislature, deflated after abandonment of any immediate plans to create a universal-access publicly financed health ca

November 3, 2015

2014 -- End-of-session review

Significant strides were made this year in the legislature around a number of civil liberties issues. Here’s a quick rundown of the high points (as well as some disappointments).Click the links for details.

November 3, 2014

2013 -- End-of-session review

It was a very busy session for civil liberties at the Vermont Statehouse this year. A number of positive bills with important civil liberties implications passed.

November 3, 2013