The man targeted by former Burlington police chief Brandon del Pozo for stealthy cyber-stalking says he wants to make citizen referenda legally binding – a la California.Read more
Opinion: Hey Vermont – don’t be renewable-stupid like California and its forest fires – Fractals of Change
California – you mean so well. But your forestry practices and refusal to update power lines have resulted in forest fires that emitted more carbon that the rest of the state did for a whole year! Smarten up, will ya?Read more
1. California taxes and fees make legal pot sold at licensed dispensaries too expensive for customers who can get buy much cheaper on the established black market.
2. The dispensary approval process is slow and cumbersome.
3. Almost 80% of California jurisdictions have “opted out” of commercial marijuana activity.
4. Regulatory enforcement of “illegal” sales in California is a joke – four out of five marijuana sellers on the Weedmaps website are unlicensed.
Should a state be allowed to set miles-per-gallon requirements on cars higher than those set by the federal government? California thinks so. So does Vermont. Trump administration doesn't, though. Game on!Read more
Okay, we know we're not as sexy as California - but seriously, 39th? Maybe the sexy people move out of state.....