Among the most important jobs of government is to protect it’s citizens. I want to make law-abiding people safer. For serious felons, we should lock them up. For nonviolent and young offenders we need to do everything we can to divert them from crime and make sure they don’t become hardened criminals. I support:
Expanding and supporting Project Vision.
Making sure our criminal justice system works for all Vermonters.
Ending private prisons
Vermont has a proud history of responsible gun use. We also have the 7th highest rate of domestic homicide and the 8th highest suicide rate. We need: common sense gun control:
Universal background checks and keeping guns away from people convicted of domestic violence
Scott Garren for State Senate, Steve Nicholson Treasurer