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Stories with person: Jim Douglas
  • State that took big step toward marriage equality lauds win 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 4:50 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Anyone who thinks the U.S. Supreme Court threw out centuries of discrimination on Friday with its decision to allow gay marriage in all 50 states might appreciate what Nina Beck and Stacy Jolles were up to a couple hours after the decision came down.

  • Over a dozen Vermont state employees may lose their jobs 
    Updated: Jun-04-15 1:41 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - More than a dozen Vermont state employees are expected to be laid off next month as part of the state's first significant job reductions since the recession.