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Vermont

Vermont

Vermont (VT)


Capital: Montpelier

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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
626,299
Population 2017 624,525
Population 2016 623,644
Below Poverty 2018 9.7
Below Poverty 2017 11.3
Below Poverty 2016 11.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
64.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 65.0
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 64.8
Unemployed 2018 2.7
Unemployed 2017 3.0
Unemployed 2016 3.2
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 11,960
STATE FACTS
Vermont was the first state admitted to the Union after the first 13 colonies.
The first Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream store opened in Burlington in 1978.
Vermont is the largest producer of maple syrup in the U.S.

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
 Governor
 Phil Scott (R)
 Lieutenant Governor  David Zuckerman (P)
 Attorney General T.J. Donovan (D)
 Secretary of State Jim Condos (D)
 State Senate Control D – 22; R – 6; P – 2
 State House Control D – 95; R – 43; P – 7; I – 5

 

 

 

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes January 9, 2019
Sine Die Adjournment May 10, 2019
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session Yes (2019 – 2020)
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) Five days, Sundays excepted
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) Five days, Sundays excepted, or the legislation is pocket vetoed
Veto Override 2/3 majority
Legislation Effective Date July 1 following passage

 

 

 

Enforcement

Advocacy, Initiatives & Reports

Advocacy

 

Trade Associations

There are currently no partner industry associations in Vermont

Political Geography


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