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The Cost of Donating Artwork: Can Artists Afford to Donate Their Own Artwork?

By Emma Kleiner*

At the Tucson Medical Center in Tucson, Arizona, the Healing Art Program’s mission is to fill the hospital with art that lifts the spirits of the patients and creates a serene environment. 1,564 more words

Art

Bernie Sanders and the Changing Nature of the Political Computer Game

It’s a new year, so I decided to try something new and review a computer game.

After much deliberation, I realized that there is only one game that makes sense for me to review, and it is the Bernie Arcade. 640 more words

Madness - Congress To Vote On Amendment Allowing Easier Muslim Immigration

As if things couldn’t get any worse, following Donald Trump’s call for shutting down Muslim immigration, the Congress of the United States is attempting to throw itself , and us, onto the Sword of Islam, by voting on a Senate bill introduced by Patrick Leahy (D), Vermont, which would make Muslim immigration even easier than it already is.  423 more words

Islam

Senators demand answers about IRS use of secret cellphone tracking systems

The Washington Times

Two top senators are probing use by the Internal Revenue Service of secret cellphone tracking systems that are more often utilized by federal or local law enforcement agencies. 88 more words

News

Sen. Patrick Leahy marks 15,000th vote

Sen. Patrick Leahy received a standing ovation from his colleagues on Tuesday after casting his 15,000th vote.

Only five other senators in history have cast more votes. 474 more words

Senate

Milne for Senate?

Curious item landed in my inbox this morning: an email from Scott Milne.

Well, not a personal email — it was a blast message to his mailing list, entitled: … 431 more words

2016 Election

Slaughterhouse EB-5

Further evidence that Peter Shumlin is right to let Vermont college graduates know that Vermont has good, high-paying jobs available, Seldon

Industries, a small water-purification maker in Windsor, … 1,670 more words

Vermont Economy