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Vt. Republicans right to drop Trump support


A number of Vermont Republicans, including House Minority Leader Don Turner of Milton, have pulled their support from Donald Trump, the party’s presidential nominee. Their decisions have flummoxed Trump’s state chairman Brady Toensing. “These guys are local politicians – who cares. Why are they weighing in on the presidential race? Either an overinflated sense of self…

Plageman is ready to work for Essex


Although I am not a village resident, and I am a candidate for the legislature myself, I feel compelled to write this letter advocating the candidacy of Mike Plageman who is running for a seat in the Vermont House of Representatives. Long before I personally knew Mike, I knew of his reputation as a respected…