Congratulations to Governor Scott who cares about his constituent's future and well- being !
Shame to those democratic legislators who voted to override the Governor's veto !
An immense bravo to democrats Nelson Brownell and Thomas Bock who courageously defied the pathological ideological drivel from the Vermont enviro/businesses/activists conglomerate who tried so desperately to sink their teeth in Vermont's backs .
"The Vermont House today sustained Gov. Phil Scott’s vetoes of the Clean Heat Standard and the City of Burlington’s charter change requiring landlords show ‘just cause’ for evicting tenants.
The vote for both was 99-51 – one short of the 100 needed to override the veto.
Democrats Nelson Brownell of Pownal and Thomas Bock of Chester voted to sustain the Clean Heat Standard veto.
“A policy this life-changing needs to be developed in collaboration and cooperation,” Rep. Sally Achey (R-Middleton Springs), a member of the House Energy and Technology Committee that developed the bill, said after the vote. For example, few lawmakers recognized that the IT challenge alone of monitoring and managing a thermal heat credit system among many small businesses. "