VPIRG and Center for Food Safety (CFS) have filed legal papers to intervene on behalf of the State of Vermont in order to assist in defending Vermont’s genetically engineered (GE) food labeling law from a legal challenge brought by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and other food industry trade associations.Read More
Easy, accessible price information would help consumers make apples-to-apples comparisons for potential healthcare costs.
The Green Mountain Care Board can, should, and must make this information available to the public as soon as possible.
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From Citizens United to McCutcheon, the Supreme Court seems bent on giving more and more power to corporations and the super-rich. It’s not just a Washington, D.C problem. We see special interest influence every day when we’re in the State House too. So VPIRG is confronting the problem head-on.Read More
From landmark legislation requiring GMO foods to be labeled to expanding opportunities for Vermont families to go solar, this 2014 legislative session was incredible!
VPIRG took on some of the nation’s most powerful corporate interests, and we won!Learn More
On May 8th, Governor Shumlin signed Vermont’s GMO labeling bill into law making Vermont the first state that will require labels on genetically engineered foods!Read More
The Vermont Senate gave final approval in a 26 to 3 vote for S.239, a bill designed to protect children from exposure to toxic chemicals found in everyday products.Read More
Last week the Senate voted 28-0 to update the state’s net metering program.Read More
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