governor shumlin http://wamc.org en VT Governor Does Not Sign Youth Tanning Ban http://wamc.org/post/vt-governor-does-not-sign-youth-tanning-ban <p>Vermont&#39;s governor has allowed a ban on the use of tanning beds by young people to become law without his signature.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley reports&hellip;&nbsp;</p><p>Governor Peter Shumlin said Wednesday that he did not approve of the legislation because of concerns about how it would be enforced.</p><p>Owners of establishments with tanning beds caught allowing people younger than 18 to use them would face fines.</p> Thu, 03 May 2012 11:13:02 +0000 Pat Bradley 38166 at http://wamc.org VT Governor Does Not Sign Youth Tanning Ban VT Governor Wants to Keep Vaccination Opt-Out http://wamc.org/post/vt-governor-wants-keep-vaccination-opt-out <p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin has reversed a position pushed by his administration earlier this year and has come out in favor of continuing to allow parents to opt out of having their kids vaccinated for philosophical reasons.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Tristan O&rsquo;Neill reports&hellip;</p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 13:15:00 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 37126 at http://wamc.org VT Governor Wants to Keep Vaccination Opt-Out