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August 29, 2007 Press Release
Vermont delegation has asked the CMS to reconsider a decision that hampers Vermont's efforts to bring health care to the uninsured through the Catamount Health Care program passed last year by the Vermont Legislature.
August 27, 2007 Press Release
Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement on the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales
August 27, 2007 Press Release
Over 10,000 Vermont students expected to benefit from estimated $44 million in new financial aid, no new cost to taxpayersBurlington, VT - Rep. Peter Welch was joined today by students and presidents from several of Vermont's colleges and universities on the University of Vermont campus to discuss a congressional initiative that marks the greatest commitment to college affordability since the GI Bill passed in 1944.
August 26, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement on the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales:

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August 26, 2007 Press Release

Over 10,000 Vermont students expected to benefit from estimated $44 million in new financial aid, no new cost to taxpayers

August 23, 2007 Press Release
Washington, DC- Vermont's Congressional Delegation - Sen. Patrick Leahy (D), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I), and Rep. Peter Welch (D) has asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a thorough and complete investigation into the collapse of a portion of a cooling tower at Vermont Yankee. The text of the Delegation's letter to Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairman Dale Klein is below:
August 22, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC - Vermont's Congressional Delegation - Sen. Patrick Leahy (D), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I), and Rep. Peter Welch (D) has asked the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a thorough and complete investigation into the collapse of a portion of a cooling tower at Vermont Yankee. The text of the Delegation's letter to Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chairman Dale Klein is below:

August 21, 2007 Press Release
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement in response to the Bush Administration's proposal last Friday evening to adopt new, restrictive standards for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP):
August 20, 2007 Press Release

Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch issued the following statement in response to the Bush Administration's proposal last Friday evening to adopt new, restrictive standards for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP):

August 6, 2007 Press Release
Burlington, VT - Representatives for Vermont's children, seniors, and physicians joined Rep. Peter Welch today to highlight major health care legislation which passed the U.S. House and U.S. Senate last week.

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