Entries by Teo Zagar

Running for Re-Election

I humbly ask for your continued support in this year’s general election on November 4th. It’s been an honor and a privilege of a lifetime to have a seat in state government representing our little corner of Vermont. We are at a crossroads in many regards and on many fronts and I would like the […]

All Hands on Deck for Healthcare and Education Reform in 2015/2016 Legislative Biennium

Thanks to everyone who checked my name in the primary election last week. I really hope to win your support in the general election on November 4 as well. As I campaign for re-election to the House seat representing Barnard, Pomfret, Quechee and West Hartford (District Windsor 4-1), I think about the challenges and opportunities […]

Citizen Legislature Disbands Until 2015

When the last gavel fell on the last day of the 2014 legislative session, it marked the end of my third year serving the towns of Barnard, Pomfret, Quechee, and West Hartford in the Vermont General Assembly. I am running again to serve for the 2015-2016 biennium. It has been an honor, a challenge, and […]

Vermont will be first to label GMOs

As one of the three lead co-sponsors and the floor reporter of H.112, The GMO Labeling Bill, I am compelled to respond to criticism of the new law and offer some counterpoints to opponents’ claims.  Vermont’s action is being painted by some as misguided and based on irrational fear. It needs to be stressed that […]