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Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Paid Leave in Vermont

Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Paid Leave in Vermont

With the kick off of the legislative session last week the Vermont Paid Leave Coalition hit the ground running. With overwhelming support from the House, we are turning our attention to supporting the Senate, asking them to take up H. 66.

Yesterday, AARP released a new poll that confirms something we’ve known all along: Vermonters overwhelmingly support paid leave.

VCW Welcomes New Leadership!

The Vermont Commission on Women (VCW), state government’s independent non-partisan commission advancing rights and opportunities for Vermont women and girls welcomes new leadership. Two years ago, VCW made the change from a singular leadership to multiple Chairs, as a way to share decision-making and leadership responsibilities. In 2021, VCW elected Co-Chairs Lisa Senecal of Craftsbury, Kiah Morris of Burlington, and Kellie B. Campbell of Georgie to lead.

10 ways to support Vermont women and girls this Women’s History Month

Happy Women’s History Month! From three women-serving organizations, we hope you will take some time to celebrate and recognize the women and girls in your life by getting involved in gender equity efforts actively happening here in Vermont. Check out our list of ten ways you can get engaged, choose one or more, and share with friends and family. 

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