Senator is out of touch
This most recent petition joins thousands of others signatures around the state, against the scale of these massive industrial wind projects.
February 9, 2006
by Greg Bryant, Sheffield
in The Burlington Free Press (VT)
There Sen. Vince Illuzzi goes again -- (“Northeast Kingdom needs wind energy,” Free Press, Feb. 8) -- going against the governor and the Northeast Kingdom coalition. There support goes against the constituents he serves and shows support for corporate interest and high-paid lobbyists. Vince now seems to be supporting these foreign wind developers...while many of us are very concerned about the effects these projects could have on our communities, our environment, and our tourist industry.
Vince missed the Feb. 3 Northeast Kingdom caucus meeting for the vote for a moratorium on wind development, so he did not receive the... [continue via Web link]