High Road Economic Development

Fight for Public Ed, People's Bailout, May Day Rally for Essential Workers

We talk with Kate Gold, President of VSCS-United Professionals at Northern Vermont University, and Tanya Vyhovsky of Rights & Democracy about the Vermont People's Bailout: COVID Virtual Town Hall, and Will Lambek of Migrant Justice, joined by Ashley Smith of Champlain Valley DSA, about the

Depression? What Kind of Recovery & From Sanders to Democratic Socialism

Transformative Green New Deal Growth Program

Robert Pollin, professor of economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and founding co-director of its Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), explains that the Green New Deal isn’t just about saving the planet; it’s about doing so in a way that builds the power of working people and erodes inequality.

Lt Gov Zuckerman Addresses Challenges Facing Working Vermonters

Lt. Governor David Zuckerman says we should focus on the challenges that face Working Vermonters.  Many Vermonters are not benefiting from the state's economic growth. While the wealthiest have seen their incomes climb dramatically, working class Vermonters' incomes remain flat. We should pass legislation that will ease the struggle for many. Affordability is a coin with two sides: expenses and income.

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