After several years of observing Indigenous Peoples Day by a governor’s proclamation, the Vermont Legislature went all the way this year and passed a law officially changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. This year it will be observed on Monday, October 14. It is not an official, paid-day-off holiday for state government.
"The bill states that changing the name of the holiday will "aid in the cultural development of Vermont’s recognized tribes."
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