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Supporting a strong economy and safe communities in the Green Mountain State

For the ninth year in a row, Vermont is facing a budget shortfall due to rising government spending that is outpacing the growth of the state’s economy. To satisfy the over $60 million deficit, lawmakers will be pressed to raise taxes and make across-the-board spending cuts. Our members support policies that strengthen the state's workforce and prevent crime.


September 12, 2016

2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic

New data indicates that too many young adults in the United States are unprepared for the workforce, unqualified for military service, or involved in crime.


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