With tag: tom_salmon
A Tiff Over TIFs
By Jane Lindholm
A Tax Increment Financing District is a complicated financial
tool that helps towns invest in their infrastructure and promote
economic development. But recent state audits of TIF districts reveal disagreement on the regulations that govern them.
Illuzi Prepares His Bid For State Auditor
By Bob Kinzel
Senator Vincent Illuzzi says he hasn't made a final decision
whether to run, but he's asking voters to sign his petitions now because the
deadline for filing is a little more than a week away.
FEMA Deadline Nears
By Kirk Carapezza
State Auditor Tom Salmon is reminding municipalities that their forms
requesting assistance must be submitted by the close of business October
Republicans Want To Avoid 2012 Primary
By Bob Kinzel
political line up for Campaign 2012 should become clearer in the next
month. That's because a group of
prominent Republicans, who are considering a run for statewide office, will be
meeting in early June to discuss their options. And the group's goal is to avoid a tough GOP primary
for the state's top political offices.
Auditor Outlines Plan To Prevent Embezzlement
Vermont's state auditor told lawmakers Tuesday that a key to
stopping embezzlers is letting people who have access to public cash know that
they're being watched. He wants towns, agencies and non-profits required to
complete a checklist of internal cash controls and to certify it.
Democrats Accuse Salmon Of Ignoring Vermonters
By Lynne McCrea
Vermont Democrats are charging State Auditor Tom Salmon with putting Vermonters
‘on the backburner.' Salmon has officially launched an exploratory
committee to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Bernie Sanders.
Salmon Says He Won't Seek Re-election
State Auditor Tom Salmon says he won't run again for the post in the 2012
election. Salmon made the announcement yesterday on his Facebook page.
Salmon Pleads Guilty To DUI
Vermont state Auditor Tom Salmon says he wants to move
forward after pleading guilty to a charge of driving under the influence of
Salmon To Plead Guilty To DUI
Vermont state Auditor Tom Salmon says he will plead guilty to
driving under the influence of alcohol after being cited for DUI on Nov 13 in
Salmon Apologizes For DUI
By John Dillon
Auditor Tom Salmon says his recent drunken driving charge will not affect his
future political plans. Salmon
says he admitted to police that he had had a few drinks before he was cited for
driving under the influence.
Auditor Salmon offers budget ideas
By Ross Sneyd
State Auditor Tom Salmon says he's still got a lot of ideas for how the Douglas administration and the Legislature can resolve budget problems.