VNRC & VCV Release the 2024 Legislative Bulletin

VNRC & VCV Release the 2024 Legislative Bulletin

As we wrap up the 2024 legislative session, we have a lot of progress to celebrate. At the beginning of the biennium in January 2023, we were coming out of a huge election that brought dozens of new lawmakers to Montpelier and a pro-environment supermajority. Vermont...
Rep. Esme Cole Reflects on Her First Year in Office

Rep. Esme Cole Reflects on Her First Year in Office

Article republished with permission from the League of Conservation Voters __________________________ “Trust Yourself and Your Intuition” as a Leader, Says Vermont State Rep. Esme Cole An alum of LCV’s governance training program reflects on her first year in...
Climate Dispatch: Crossover Catch Up with Johanna and Lauren!

Climate Dispatch: Crossover Catch Up with Johanna and Lauren!

It’s crossover! This is an important time in the legislative calendar. It’s the deadline when bills need to pass out of their policy committees to stay on track for passage (in its simplest form). Bills will be “crossing over” to the other chamber soon, which means we...