Lawmakers meet on conference calls, pitch in with C-19 local response - VPR

The People’s House may be closed, but the People’s business is still being conducted - sort of.

"The House and Senate met in a series of conference calls Tuesday as lawmakers respond to the developing coronavirus crisis. The Legislature left town with a number of issues unresolved: A tax and regulate system for marijuana sales, a rewrite of Act 250, and legislation designed to help the state’s solar industry, among other bills. Everything now is on hold. Chittenden County Democrat and Senate President Tim Ashe urged his colleagues to make sure that responding to the coronavirus was their job No. 1."


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