Comments for: In Vermont, one-party rule takes hold

Posted Jan. 15, 2012, at 9:31 p.m.

MONTPELIER, Vt. — As its first order of business this year, the Vermont Senate overwhelmingly voted to uphold Gov. Peter Shumlin’s veto of a bill requiring testing of private water supplies, legislation the same body had passed less than nine months earlier. Why the change of heart? Some observers saw …

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