News A drive to help the poor get back behind the wheel

DAVE GRAM, ASSOCIATED PRESS MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Zia Gbau, who came to Vermont as a refugee from the Republic of Congo, suffered a serious stroke last year and was unable to work for several months. Without money, his truck fell into disrepair, and he got two tickets for an expired inspection sticker. The 33-year … > READ MORE

Vermont-NEA Backs AG Candidate TJ Donovan

VERMONT-NATIONAL EDUCATION ASSOCIATION PRESS RELEASE For Information: Darren Allen 802.224.2403 (office) 802.839.8618 (mobile) March 9, 2016 For Immediate Release Vermont-NEA Backs AG Candidate TJ Donovan State’s largest union says Donovan’s progressive approach good for children, schools, families MONTPELIER, Vt. – The board of Vermont’s largest union today announced its support for TJ Donovan’s bid to … > READ MORE

Leahy: Police actions ‘should be’ recorded

via April Burbank, Free Press Staff Writer5:20 p.m. EST November 5, 2015   U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy says he wants to talk with FBI Director James Comey, who recently suggested that viral videos of police actions could be contributing to a rise in violent crime. Leahy said he supports the right to record police, and said … > READ MORE

Chittenden County State’s Attorney Donovan a Founding Member of Law Enforcement Leaders to Reduce Crime & Incarceration

For Immediate Release October 21, 2015 Media Contact: Whytnee Bush      CHITTENDEN COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY DONOVAN A FOUNDING MEMBER OF LAW ENFORCEMENT LEADERS TO REDUCE CRIME & INCARCERATION Washington, DC — TJ Donovan, a Democratic candidate for Vermont’s Attorney General and the current State’s Attorney for Chittenden County, proudly announced today he is a founding member of Law Enforcement … > READ MORE

Donovan for AG Kickoff a Huge Success

For Immediate Release October 15, 2015 Media Contact: Whytnee Bush   DONOVAN FOR AG KICKOFF A HUGE SUCCESS   Burlington, VT — TJ Donovan, Democratic candidate for Attorney General, was overwhelmed by supporters at the kick-off event for his campaign at the St. John’s Club in Burlington, VT.  Estimates of attendance approached the hundreds, resulting in the … > READ MORE

Donovan starts bid for Vermont AG

via April Burbank, Free Press Staff Writer8 p.m. EDT October 15, 2015 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Donovan, 41, launches Vermont attorney general campaign in Burlington Donovan has served as Chittenden County State’s Attorney since 2007 No other candidates have entered the race T.J. Donovan launched his campaign for attorney general Thursday with promises to build a level playing … > READ MORE

Donovan Announces Finance Chairs for Campaign Kickoff Set for Tomorrow

For Immediate Release October 14, 2015 Media Contact: Whytnee Bush   DONOVAN ANNOUNCES FINANCE CHAIRS FOR CAMPAIGN; KICKOFF SET FOR TOMORROW Burlington, VT – TJ Donovan, Democratic candidate for Attorney General, announced today that attorney Jerry O’Neill and philanthropist Jane Watson Stetson will serve as co-chairs for his campaign’s finance committee. Jane Watson Stetson, a philanthropist, has … > READ MORE

TJ Donovan Announces October 15, 2015 Campaign Kickoff Event

For Immediate Release October 7, 2015 Media Contact: Whytnee Bush   TJ DONOVAN ANNOUNCES OCTOBER 15, 2015 CAMPAIGN KICKOFF EVENT Campaign Receives Early Endorsement from State Treasurer Beth Pearce Burlington, VT – TJ Donovan announced today that the formal kickoff of his campaign for Attorney General of Vermont will take place at October 15, 5:30 pm, at the … > READ MORE