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Peter Shumlin's Public Statements

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: Seniors
Issue Position: Jobs
Issue Position: Equal Rights
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Agriculture
July 17, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Others Celebrate New Law Legalizing Sampler Flights of Beer, Wine, and Liquor
July 17, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Harry Reid, Majority Leader; Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Export-Import Bank
July 11, 2014 Gov. Shumlin and the University of Vermont Announce New Cabinet-Level Graduate Internship Program
July 7, 2014 Governor Schumlin Awards $1.25 Million Community Grant to Rutland
July 2, 2014 Gov. Shmulin Announces Two Energy Programs at Solar Summer Stop in Morrisville
July 1, 2014 Gov. Shmulin, Congressional Represenatatives, Lawmakers, Advocates, and Others Celebrate Opening of Vermont Psychiatric Care Hospital
June 24, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Economic Development Bill
June 17, 2014 Governor Patrick Joins with New England Governors in Massachusetts for Announcement of Regional Strategy to Address Opioid Abuse Epidemic
June 11, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Emergency Efficiency Bill to Promote Clean Heating Technologies
June 10, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Toxics Bill Designed to Protect Children from Potentially Dangerous Chemicals
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"
June 2, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Largest Investment in Transportation Infrastructure in State History
May 29, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Commissioner Mears Release Lake Champlain Cleanup Plan
May 29, 2014 Eight State Alliance Releases Plan to Put 3.3 Million Zero Emission Vehicles on the Road
May 23, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Law Making Quality Education Available to Every 3 & 4 Year Old
May 23, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Community Revitalization and Economic Development Bills
May 21, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Calls for Immediate Steps to Ensure DCF is Better Able to Protect Children
May 21, 2014 Ensuring We Protect Vermont's Children and Support Our Families
May 14, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Joined by Auditor Hoffer, Signs 'Whistleblower Bill'
May 14, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Announces Community Forum on Opiate Addiction
May 12, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Applauds Lawmakers for Approving Vermont Strong Scholars Program
May 10, 2014 Creating Opportunity
May 8, 2014 Gov. Peter Shumlin Signs First-in-the-Nation Genetically Engineered Foods Labeling Law
May 2, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Announces Record Setting Paving Effort with "Fast Fix 14"
April 23, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Thanks Vermont's 2014 Winter Olympians for "Making Your State Proud"
April 22, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Bill to Protect Vermonters' Pensions from Predatory Lenders
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
April 2, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Announces Health Care "Innovation Grants" to Lower Costs and Improve Care
April 1, 2014 Gov. Signs 'Net Metering' Economic Development Bill
March 27, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Legislative Leaders and Businesses Push Jobs Agenda; Highlight Economic Progress
March 21, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Legislation Replacing Offensive Terms Used for Individuals With a Disability
March 10, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Calls for Increase in Vermont's Minimum Wage
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 26, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Treasurer Pearce, Legislative Leaders Outline Efficiency Initiative
Feb. 25, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs Spending Adjustment Bill for Fiscal Year '14
Feb. 19, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Signs First-in-the-Nation Insurance Bill
Jan. 29, 2014 Gov. Shumlin, Sec. Holcombe Announce Launch of Personalized Learning Plan Website
Jan. 22, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Highlights Programs to Support Vermont Veterans
Jan. 15, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Outlines Balanced Budget that Promotes Job Growth and Protects Vulnerable Vermonters
Jan. 15, 2014 Gov. Shumlin Outlines Balanced Budget That Promotes Job Growth and Protects Vulnerable Vermonters
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