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Center for Research on Vermont


Vermont Research News; Voting data, Vermont Yankee film, lake levels and more...

Gubernatorial candidates Sue Minter and Phil Scott are locked in a dead heat according to the most recent poll by Vermont Public Radio and the Castleton Polling Institute. Rich Clark, the Director of the Institute, calls the race extremely competitive particularly in light of historical voting patterns.

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Uncle Sam Wants You. Vermont, the First World War and the Making of Modern America

 October 27, 2016, 6-7:30 pm Special Collections, Bailey/Howe Library

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Sen. Leahy 1974 Campaign focus of Sam Hand fall lecture

The Children’s Crusade: How Patrick Leahy's 1974 election changed modern campaigns in Vermont is the October 20th lecture.

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Legislature as Laboratory

It’s mid-morning on March 30 at the Vermont Statehouse, and senior Rachel Peck and first-year student Emily von Weise are listening to experts provide testimony to the Vermont House Judiciary Committee on the pros and cons of marijuana legalization. They take notes and occasionally step outside into the Capitol hallway to talk ...

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