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January 26, 2010 Press Release

An energy efficiency jobs program based on legislation written by Rep. Peter Welch will be included in a forthcoming Senate jobs bill, Welch announced Tuesday.

January 25, 2010 Press Release

An energy efficiency jobs program based on legislation written by Rep. Peter Welch will be included in a forthcoming Senate jobs bill, Welch announced Tuesday.

January 21, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) released the following statement Thursday following Goldman Sachs’ announcement of $16.2 billion in salary and bonus compensation for 2009. Last week Welch introduced the Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R.4426), details of which can be found by clicking here.

January 21, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) released the following statement Thursday following Goldman Sachs' announcement of $16.2 billion in salary and bonus compensation for 2009. Last week Welch introduced the Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R.4426), details of which can be found by clicking here.

January 21, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch released the following statement Thursday regarding the Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission:

January 20, 2010 Press Release

The White House today released about $1.8 million in emergency home heating assistance for Vermont. The emergency funds are in addition to $25.6 million already distributed to the state.

January 20, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch released the following statement Thursday regarding the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission:

January 20, 2010 Press Release

The White House today released about $1.8 million in emergency home heating assistance for Vermont. The emergency funds are in addition to $25.6 million already distributed to the state.

January 20, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) released the following statement Wednesday following Morgan Stanley’s announcement of a 30 percent increase in compensation between 2008 and 2009. Last week Welch introduced the Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R.4426), details of which can be found by clicking here.

January 19, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.) released the following statement Wednesday following Morgan Stanley's announcement of a 30 percent increase in compensation between 2008 and 2009. Last week Welch introduced the Wall Street Bonus Tax Act (H.R.4426), details of which can be found by clicking here.

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In The News

December 9, 2009 In The News

The House will move as early as next week on a jobs bill anchored by at least $75 billion in spending on infrastructure, according to House Democrats.

“We’re moving on jobs,” Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.), a chief deputy whip, said following a Tuesday afternoon Democratic Caucus meeting.

December 9, 2009 In The News

By Neal Goswami, Bennington Banner

A leaner form of a home retrofitting program introduced in Congress by Rep. Peter Welch is now a cornerstone of a strategy aimed at putting Americans back to work that was outlined Tuesday by President Barack Obama.

Energy proposal

December 9, 2009 In The News

By Daniel Whitten, Bloomberg News

President Barack Obama’s plan to help homeowners pay for energy improvements, nicknamed “cash for caulkers,” would also aid companies such as insulation maker Dow Chemical Co. and retailers Home Depot Inc. and Lowe’s Cos.

December 9, 2009 In The News

The House will move as early as next week on a jobs bill anchored by at least $75 billion in spending on infrastructure, according to House Democrats.

“We’re moving on jobs,” Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.), a chief deputy whip, said following a Tuesday afternoon Democratic Caucus meeting.

December 2, 2009 In The News

Federal subsidies that cover about two-thirds of the cost of COBRA health care for unemployed workers began to run out Tuesday, according to a report issued by Families USA.

December 2, 2009 In The News

Vermont's congressional delegation remains doubtful of a troop buildup in Afghanistan, despite efforts by President Barack Obama to lay out a new path to victory in an address to the American people.

December 2, 2009 In The News

By Dan McLean, Burlington Free Press

Federal subsidies that cover about two-thirds of the cost of COBRA health care for unemployed workers began to run out Tuesday, according to a report issued by Families USA.

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