Michael Attends the Grand Opening of Pier 1 Imports in South Burlington

Michael was honored to be invited to the grand opening of Pier 1 Imports in South Burlington. Also in attendance were other state and local officials and Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce Executive Director, Tom Torti. The location of Pier 1 and its next door neighbor Trader’s Joe are critical as they form the […]

Senator Sirotkin Received the Endorsement of the VT Conservation Voters

Senator Sirokin recently received the endorsement of the Vermont Conservation Voters for his strong pro-environmental voting record.  Michael has long supported environmental protection and conservation efforts throughout Vermont both in his private practice work, and in the legislature. You can read the VT Digger article on the endorsement below. Vermont Conservation Voters Group Endorses “Pro-Environment” Candidates The […]

Celebrating Americans with Disabilities Act Month

Michael spoke on the politics of including long term care within health care reform to disability rights and Worker Center activists who were celebrating Americans with Disabilities Act month at Branbury State Park on Lake Dunsmore.

June Bernie Sanders Fundraiser

  Michael attended a Bernie Sanders fundraiser last month in Shelburne to hear Bernie speak about  Citizens United and money in politics. Not surprisingly, most folks in attendance were urging Bernie to run for higher office.   

Celebrating Independence Day

​ Senator Sirotkin spent a busy 4th of July weekend registering voters and participating in community events throughout Chittenden County. On July 3rd, he attended the Burlington fireworks, where he met constituents and registered voters. On the 4th, he marched in the Richmond Independence Day Parade and met area residents at the Hinesburg festivities.  Other […]

Opiate Treatment Law

Michael received this very thoughtful note from the Governor, as well as the pen the Governor used to sign the key opiate treatment law of the session, of which Sally was the lead sponsor. 

Honoring Sally at the 15th Annual David W. Curtis Leadership Awards

Senator Sirotkin addressed over 850 Vermonters and friends at the Vermont Democratic Party’s annual Curtis Awards Dinner.  Michael accepted one of three prestigious Curtis Awards on behalf of his late wife, Senator Sally Fox. An excerpt from Michael’s address: “For Sally (the Curtis Award) is big.  This is really big.                 To accept this in […]