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February 18, 2010 Press Release
Rep. Peter Welch released the following statement Thursday regarding the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, established today by President Obama:

"With our nation burdened by unprecedented debt, it is long past time that Washington gets its fiscal house in order.

February 17, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch released the following statement Thursday regarding the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, established today by President Obama:

February 17, 2010 Press Release
Career Readiness Certificate Program trains workers, supports businesses

Rep. Peter Welch on Wednesday announced a $150,000 federal grant for an innovative job-training program offered by the Community College of Vermont.

February 17, 2010 Press Release
Federal Stimulus Grant Will Upgrade Roads, Parking And Access To Waterfront North
February 16, 2010 Press Release
Federal Stimulus Grant Will Upgrade Roads, Parking And Access To Waterfront North

 

U.S. Senators Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and U.S.

February 13, 2010 Press Release
The members of Vermont's Congressional Delegation – U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D), U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I), and U.S. Rep.
February 12, 2010 Press Release

The members of Vermont's Congressional Delegation – U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D), U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I), and U.S. Rep.
February 11, 2010 Press Release
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) today introduced companion legislation to Rep. Peter Welch's Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R. 4426) in the Senate, as the bill continued to build momentum in the House.

The legislation would impose a 50 percent tax on excessive bonuses at banks that received government support through the Troubled Asset Relief Program.

February 10, 2010 Press Release
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) today introduced companion legislation to Rep. Peter Welch's Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R. 4426) in the Senate, as the bill continued to build momentum in the House.

The legislation would impose a 50 percent tax on excessive bonuses at banks that received government support through the Troubled Asset Relief Program.

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December 24, 2009 In The News

U.S. Rep. Peter Welch says the Senate’s version of health care reform, set for a final vote today, lacks three key principals that should be addressed when the House and Senate attempt to merge the two differing bills.

December 23, 2009 In The News

By Neal Goswami, Brattleboro Reformer

U.S. Rep. Peter Welch says the Senate’s version of health care reform, set for a final vote today, lacks three key principals that should be addressed when the House and Senate attempt to merge the two differing bills.

December 23, 2009 In The News

U.S. Rep. Peter Welch said Tuesday that he is disappointed in the Senate's version of health care reform, but will keep fighting for a public health insurance option as the two bills are reconciled.

December 23, 2009 In The News

The final donors at the Gift-of-Life Marathon, along with the drive's volunteers and staff, paced the Paramount Theatre in nervous anticipation for nearly an hour after the last pint of blood was collected Tuesday evening.

December 22, 2009 In The News

By Stephanie Peters, Rutland Herald

The final donors at the Gift-of-Life Marathon, along with the drive's volunteers and staff, paced the Paramount Theatre in nervous anticipation for nearly an hour after the last pint of blood was collected Tuesday evening.

December 22, 2009 In The News

By Daniel Barlow, Rutland Herald

U.S. Rep. Peter Welch said Tuesday that he is disappointed in the Senate's version of health care reform, but will keep fighting for a public health insurance option as the two bills are reconciled.

December 22, 2009 In The News

(Host) Vermont Congressman Peter Welch says he's hopeful that a compromise can be struck between the House and Senate health care bills.

The house passed a bill in November that includes the so-called public option, which would compete with insurance companies.

December 21, 2009 In The News

By Steve Zind, Vermont Public Radio

(Host) Vermont Congressman Peter Welch says he's hopeful that a compromise can be struck between the House and Senate health care bills.

The house passed a bill in November that includes the so-called public option, which would compete with insurance companies.

December 21, 2009 In The News

The U.S. Department of Agriculture late last week announced that emergency aid payments, approved by federal lawmakers earlier this fall, will soon be on their way to struggling dairy farmers.

December 20, 2009 In The News

By Kathryn Flagg, Addison County Independent

The U.S. Department of Agriculture late last week announced that emergency aid payments, approved by federal lawmakers earlier this fall, will soon be on their way to struggling dairy farmers.

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