Advocacy

IN THIS CHAPTER:

Local/Municipal Government

State Government

Federal Government

 

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.

Local/Municipal Government

Learn about municipal/local government from the Vermont Secretary of State. 

 

State Government

Learn about the legislative process in Vermont:
from Lt. Governor Zuckerman
from the Clerk of the Vermont House

Find your Vermont State Representative(s) or Senator(s) at the legislature's site

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

 

Federal Government

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
White House email contact form