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Peter Shumlin's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Peter Elliott Shumlin
Office: Governor (VT), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 2 Children: Olivia, Rebecca
Birth Date: 03/24/1956
Birth Place: Putney, VT
Home City: Putney, VT
Date Title
Issue Position: Jobs
June 9, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Law Raising Minimum Wage to $10.50 per Hour by 2018
June 4, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Announces "Great Jobs in Vermont Campaign"
April 18, 2014 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement on Today's Strong Employment News
April 14, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Lawmakers Announce Support for New Economic Development Tools
March 27, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Legislative Leaders and Businesses Push Jobs Agenda; Highlight Economic Progress
March 10, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Calls for Increase in Vermont's Minimum Wage
Jan. 15, 2014 Gov. Shumlin's 2014 Budget Address
May 17, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin Issued the Following Statement on the Decline in Vermont's Unemployment Rate
May 14, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Signs into Law Equal Pay Legislation To Eliminate Pay Inequity and Create Family-Friend Workplaces
April 19, 2013 Gov. Peter Shumlin's Statement on Vermont's Unemployment Rate for March
April 10, 2013 Gov. Shumlin: Vermont's Unemployment Rate Among Nations Lowest
Jan. 3, 2013 Gov. Shumlin Outlines Administration Changes
Sept. 26, 2012 Gov. Shumlin: Report Reveals Job Creation Exceeded Projects in Vegi Program
Jan. 25, 2012 Statements on the President's State of the Union Address
Jan. 24, 2012 Governor Shumlin's statement on President Obama's 2012 State of the Union Address
Feb. 10, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Urges Participation in Career Readiness Program
Feb. 4, 2011 Governor Announces Lower Workers' Compensation Insurance Rates
Jan. 7, 2011 Gov. Shumlin Announces Proposal for $12 Million Savings in General Fund
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