Shumlin Proposes Major Legislation
The election of a new Governor is a big change for the state capital and it takes a bit of time for the new administration to get in place and provide leadership. In a flurry of activity over the past month, Governor Shumlin has proposed major legislation relating to the budget, a Jobs Bill, health care reform, and telecommunications. He has woven his call for an agricultural renaissance into the Jobs Bill.
On the smart growth front, here is a brief update on some of the major issues on the table in the Statehouse.