Donovan en NYCOM President Discusses Issues During Plattsburgh Visit <p></p><p></p><p>Plattsburgh’s mayor hosted the president of the New York Conference of Mayors at city hall Thursday morning for a discussion of issues facing communities across the state. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 76284 at NYCOM President Discusses Issues During Plattsburgh Visit Donovan Concedes AG Primary Race to Sorrell <p>Republican attorney general candidate Jack McMullen says he is going to focus his campaign and the attorney general's office more on fighting crime.<br><br>He says Attorney General Bill Sorrell has focused his efforts on consumer protection and civil matters.<br><br>McMullen held a press conference on Wednesday in the yard of a Burlington homeowner whose neighborhood has seen a rash of drug-related property crimes.<br><br>Sorrell won the Democratic nomination in a close primary with challenger T.J. Donovan.<br><br><em>Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.</em></p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 21:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46718 at Vermont Dems for A-G Spar in Radio Debate <p>The two Democrats vying for their party&#39;s nomination for Vermont attorney general are voicing disagreement over whether a tax on soft drinks is a good idea.<br /><br />Attorney General William Sorrell has supported such a tax, saying obesity is starting to vie with tobacco among preventable threats to Vermonters&#39; health.<br /><br />Chittenden County State&#39;s Attorney T.J. Donovan says he opposes a soda tax, arguing that it would fall disproportionately on working-class Vermonters.<br /> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 21:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 45456 at Vermont Dems for A-G Spar in Radio Debate