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    Tom Pelham: Don't Punish Vermont's Taxpayers

    11/20/2014 03:38 PM EST
    We know it's not polite to say "We told you so", so let's get it over with. We told you so. For the past four years, Campaign for Vermont has sounded the alarm that annual state spending growth in the four to six percent range is out-of-balance with 
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    Jack Hoffman: A Solution Needs a Defined Problem
    11/14/2014 10:29 AM EST - There wasn't a lot of substance in this election season. "Where's the beef?" isn't a question we hear much during campaigns anymore, as Jon Margolis lamented in his column in vtdigger last week. But while candidates may not need to offer thoughtful, Full Story

    City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

    READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Full Story
    AP Exclusive: Letter that inspired Kerouac found

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's been called the letter that launched a literary genre — 16,000 amphetamine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to his friend Jack Kerouac in 1950. Full Story