Making Democracy Work

Recent Action

Letters, Op.Eds., Testimony

Advocacy Letters

Letter to House Committee on Goverment Operations. A similar letter was sent to the House Committee on Human Services.

Letter to Editor"<files/27feb12healthcare.pdf> on Health Care.

Letter to Editor on Working Lands Enterprise Fund.

Letter to Editor on the National Popular Vote Compact. A similar letter was sent to the Vermont state Senators.

Letter to Editor on Instant Runoff Voting.

Letter to Editor on Campaign Finance

Letter to Editor on Instant Runoff Voting

Letter to Editor on Instant Runoff Voting

Letter to Sec. Crombie on proposed closing of Intervale composting facility.

Letter to Caledonian Record on Instant Runoff Voting

Leter to the Editor on campaign finance.

Op. Eds.

Read our Op. Ed. on Instant Runoff Voting that appeared in the February 2007 issue of Vermont Woman.

Legislative Testimony

Testimony by Claudette Sortino to the Senate Government Operations Committee in support of establishing a state Ethics Commission.

Testimony at November 2012 Vermont Transportation Board Hearing.

Read testimony on Election Day Registration by Vee Gordon to the Senate Government Operations Committee on February 8, 2007.

On March 15,2007 Vee Gordon testified before the Senate Government Operations Committe on Instant Runoff Voting. Read her testimony here.

S.108, a Senate bill calling for the use of Instant Runoff Voting for U.S. Senate and House candidates was passed by the legislature, and went to Gov. Douglas. The League has supported IRV through the legislative process, and in this letter we urge the Governor to sign the bill into law.

On January 12, 2010, Nancy Lynch testified before a joint hearing of the House Committee on Health and the Senate Committee on Health and Welfare. Read her testimony here.