Press

All the latest news, press releases, and commentary from Heidi E. Scheuermann.

https://vtdigger.org/2018/05/08/minimum-wage-survives-narrow-vote-house

“Imagine the impact an increase in the cost of fuel, transportation, utilities, food and clothing, would have on the purchasing power of low-income Vermonters,” Rep. Heidi Scheuermann, R-Stowe, told the House.

“Imagine the impact these increases will have on our small retail establishments already struggling to stay competitive with online retailers,” she said.

https://vtdigger.org/2018/03/22/school-spending-reform-approved-house-opposed-scott/

Rep. Heidi Scheuermann, R-Stowe, brought back to the floor a House Ways and Means committee proposal that would have cut property taxes in half and eliminated an income sensitivity program ...

"It ensures a modest amount of skin in the game so that spending decisions are made with additional thought," she said.  "This is our chance to do something meaningful and put a stamp on education finance changes that are meaningful while providing long-term property tax relief and sustainability."