Advocacy

Got questions about your legal rights? The Vermont Commission on Women's handbook, The Legal Rights of Women in Vermont might provide answers. Chapters include: Adoption, Guardianship and Emancipated Minors; Consumer Protection and Fair Credit; Domestic Relations; Education; Employment Rights; Housing and Property Rights; Immigration; Insurance; Name Changes; Public Accommodations; Public Assistance and Government Benefits; Reproductive Rights; Violence Against Women and Children; and Wills, Probate Court, and Advanced Directives.

 

Learn about local government: http://www.sec.state.vt.us/municipal/pubs/who'swho.html

 

Learn about the legislative process from the Clerk of the Vermont House: http://www.leg.state.vt.us/HouseClerk/Vermont%20Legislative%20Process.htm

 

Learn about the legislative process at the Vermont Secretary of State’s kids’ government site: http://www.sec.state.vt.us/kids/index.html

 

Find your Vermont State Representative(s) or Senator(s) at the legislature's site: http://legislature.vermont.gov/

 

Governor Phil Scott

109 State Street, Pavilion
Montpelier, VT 05609
(802) 828-3333 / (800) 649-6825 (TTY)
http://governor.vermont.gov/

 

Congressman Peter Welch

Burlington Office
128 Lakeside Avenue, Suite 235
Burlington, Vermont 05401
(802) 652-2450 / (888) 605-7270

Washington D.C. Office
2303 Rayburn House
Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
(202) 225-4115
http://www.welch.house.gov/

 

Senator Bernard Sanders

Burlington Office
1 Church Street, 2nd Floor
Burlington, Vermont 05401
(800) 339-9834 / (802) 862-0697

St. Johnsbury Office
357 Western Ave., Suite 1B
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
(802) 748-9269

Washington DC Office
U. S. Senate
332 Dirksen Bldg
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-5141
http://www.sanders.senate.gov/

 

Senator Patrick Leahy

Burlington Office
199 Main Street, 4th Floor
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 863-2525 / (800) 642-3193

Montpelier Office
87 State Street, Room 338
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 229-0569

Washington DC Office
433 Russell Senate Office Bldg
(at Constitution and Delaware)
United States Senate
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-4242
http://leahy.senate.gov/

 

U.S. Capitol Switchboard

(202) 224-3121

 

President Donald Trump

The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

Comments: (202) 456-1111
Switchboard: (202) 456-1414
TTY/TTD Comments: (202) 456-6213