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Vermont Senate approves mail-in voting for general elections

Mar. 18, 2021 15:58 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Senate gave final approval Thursday to a bill that would see ballots mailed to all voters ahead of future general elections. Secretary of State Jim Condos says that if the proposal receives final approval in the House, it will make it...

Could pandemic further erode the New England town meeting?

Feb. 26, 2021 10:31 AM EST

MIDDLESEX, Vt. (AP) — The town meeting, for centuries, was a staple of New England life — but the coronavirus pandemic could accelerate the departure from the tradition where people gather to debate everything from the purchase of local road equipment to multimillion-dollar budgets to...