Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch today announced that the Barre City Supervisory Union and the Addison Rutland Supervisory Union, partnering with Castleton State College, have received nearly $2 million in federal Teaching American History grants.
Burlington High School student Xavier Donnelly spoke with Congressman Welch at the 26th Annual Congressional Art Competition for High School Students. Donnelly's winning pen and ink drawing, "Untitled," is now on display in the Capitol.
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch has rallied 49 members of Congress to oppose a proposal being considered by the House Energy and Commerce Committee that would prohibit states like Vermont from adopting auto emission standards that are tougher than those imposed by the federal government.
Washington, DC - Rep. Peter Welch (VT-AL) and Rep. Paul Hodes (NH-2) introduced legislation today that will fund conservation efforts in the Upper Connecticut River Valley, which lies at the heart of the two adjacent districts.