VWC in the News

Rutland Herald/Times Argus Op-Ed, VWC President Peg Franzen

Rutland Herald and Times Argus
Guest Sunday Editorial - Published: January 23, 2011

"Vermont can lead the way"

By PEG FRANZEN

We do things differently in Vermont. Rarely has there been a week that showed so clearly how independent Vermonters are from national politicking.

As federal lawmakers moved toward repealing President Obama’s health reform law, Vermont took a step toward a different and much better system.

VPR Morning Edition: HCHR Leader Cindy Perron

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On Town Meeting Day, citizens will be gathering to talk elect officials and vote on school and municipal budgets directly related to their towns and cities. But the Vermont Workers' Center is also hoping to talk about an issue that effects everyone in the state, health care.

As Vermont considers major changes to its health care system, the Health Care is a Human Right Campaign will be sending people to town meetings to spark the discussion.

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