Doyle Poll Results

Every year during Town Meeting, Senator Doyle releases a survey/poll to get the pulse of how Vermonters stand on current issues in the news and at the Statehouse.  This is not a scientific poll, but it’s helpful to see what the general opinion is of those in our community.  Below are the results for Wards 1, 2, and 3 along with Statewide. (NS means not sure)

 

 

WARD ONE

WARD TWO
WARD THREE
STATE

1) SHOULD DRIVERS BE PROHIBITED FROM USING CELL PHONES WHILE DRIVING?
YES
NO
NS
YES
NO
NS
YES
NO
NS
YES
NO
NS

101
23
10
65
24
11
25
14
7
74
19
7

2) SHOULD VERMONT LEGALIZE MARIJUANA?
86
34
14
72
19
9
32
7
5
44
45
11

3) SHOULD …

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Town Meeting Legislative Update

Town Meeting Legislative Update

It’s an honor to represent the Old North End and Downtown Burlington in the Statehouse.

Rep. Curt McCormack and I are working hard this session to invest in working families, create green jobs, and help make our communities safe and affordable. We are half way through the legislative session and wanted to give you an update on our progress. If you have any questions, feedback, ideas, or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Thanks,
Rep Jill Krowinski

Earned Sick Days
Curt and Jill are both champions …

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DFA Endorses Jill and VPIRG Gives Jill 100% Rating

Democracy for America endorsed Jill Krowinski for State Representative today.  From its headquarters here in Burlington, DFA works across the country to supports grassroots campaigns fighting for real change.  With over 15,000 members in Vermont and over 1 million members nationwide, DFA is a grassroots powerhouse dedicated to supporting candidates with progressive, forward-thinking ideas for our country.

We’re excited to have their support, as well as other progressive grassroots organizations like the Working Families Party, and the Vermont League of Conservation Voters. Along with these great …

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Put People First…tonight!

I hope you’ll join me this evening at the “Put People First” candidate forum at Sustainability Academy at Lawrence Barnes on North St. starting at 7PM.

There are many human rights issues here in Vermont needing our collective attention. This forum is intended to allow candidates for public office hear your thoughts on the most important human rights issues you want to see addressed and to have a discussion about how best to begin dealing with them. I hope to see you there!

WHAT: Put People First …

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VT Labor Gives Jill 100% Rating

A coalition of important labor unions gave Jill a score of 100% for her efforts supporting working Vermonters.  Vermont unions, representing more than 90,000 Vermonters, prepared the scorecard (PDF) to highlight how legislators voted on issues important to Vermont workers.  Jill’s 100% score is no surprise – she has worked for a labor union, fought for workers’ rights and has been endorsed by the Working Families Party!

Check out the scorecard here: (PDF)

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VIDEO: Candidate Forum with CCTV

VIDEO: Candidate Forum with CCTV

Check out the latest from CCTV’s candidate forum with Jill and her running mate Curt McCormack! The discussion covered everything from political lawn signs to Jill’s experience in governing and her ideas on making the cost of housing more affordable for our residents.

Watch the entire Q&A after the jump…

 

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Sen. Leahy

Great to have the support of the senior senator from Vermont, Sen. Patrick Leahy!

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VIDEO: Legislative Report with Rep. Donovan

Jill and her running-mate Curt McCormack were invited by Rep. Johannah Donovan to talk about the race, their backgrounds and the issues currently being discussed here in Burlington. Watch it here:

 

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VIDEO: Progressive Thought Interview

Affordable housing, encouraging younger voter turnout, supporting Vermont’s working families and standing up for women: these are some of the issues Jill and host of CCTV’s Progressive Thought Richard Kemp discussed recently on CCTV. Watch it here:

 

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Jill on Live at 5:25

Jill on Live at 5:25

Just in case you missed, checkout Planned Parenthood’s Nick Carter talking to Jill about expanding healthcare access to women, especially to at-risk populations, the VT Access Plan, and other issues facing Vermont women.

 

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