Rep. Peter Welch announced a $792,000 federal grant Wednesday to fund the acquisition of mountaineering equipment for the Vermont National Guard. Welch made the announcement at the Ethan Allen Firing Range in Jericho, alongside Brigadier General John Farnham.
Congressman Peter Welch issued the following statement upon the successful rescue of Captain Richard Phillips of Underhill, Vermont:
Rep. Peter Welch this week received his second consecutive ‘A' rating for supporting legislation to help the middle class.
Rep. Peter Welch supported and the House passed this week three bills designed to help veterans make ends meet and obtain the health care they need.