Now In Its 42nd Year, Town Meeting Survey Is Released

Washington County Senator Bill Doyle is soliciting public opinion on a wide range of issues on his annual Town Meeting Day survey. And a number of the questions are hot button issues that are likely to come before lawmakers in the second half of the session.

Midday Newscast: August 18, 2008

Survey says Vermonters value the state’s working landscape; more Vermont children will be eligible to receive free breakfasts at school this fall; Middlebury celebrates opening of the Town Hall Theater; a recent UVM graduate among five activists deported by China for protesting at Olympics.

40th Anniversary of the Town Meeting Survey

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Washington County senator Bill Doyle’s Town Meeting Day survey. This year’s survey asks Vermonters how they feel about leasing the lottery, same sex marriage, a four year term for governor and raising the gas tax to fund road and bridge projects.