VT takes another step forward to protect against toxic pollutants

Today the Vermont Legislature passed H.595, a bill that takes steps to address issues arising from the PFOA contamination found in North Bennington, and forwards the ...

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Vermont passes comprehensive birth control legislation

The Access to Birth Control bill, H.620, is on track to become law after the Vermont General Assembly approved the measure Wednesday. With strong tri-partisan support, ...

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Highlights from a busy spring

It's been a crazy few months here at VPIRG, with our advocates have been hard at work in the State House day after day and ...

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MONTPELIER - The Vermont Youth Lobby 1st Annual Youth Rally for the Planet enjoyed a sunny cool day at the Vermont State House on Thursday, April 28th 2016.

Hundreds of Students Rally for Climate Action

On a cool, sunny Thursday at the end of April—over 500 students from across the state marched from the Vermont College green and through town ...

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VT becomes fourth state to enact automatic voter registration

Governor Peter Shumlin signed H.458 into law Thursday, making Vermont the fourth state in the country to enact automatic voter registration. The new law will essentially ...

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