Town Hall with Senator Peter Welch Senator Peter Welch held a Town Hall in White River Junction on January 13 to share his priorities with Vermonters and hear from constituents about what issues matter to them.  

Sen. Peter Welch to tackle the Inflation Reduction Act on first day

RUTLAND, Vt. — Peter Welch made his first public appearance in Vermont as the state’s newest U.S. senator Monday afternoon in Rutland. He was joined by Xavier Becerra, the United States secretary of Health and Human Services, while celebrating provisions in the pricing of prescription drugs from the Inflation Reduction Act.  The U.S. has been notorious […]

Welch returns to Vermont for first full week as senator

RUTLAND, Vt. (WCAX) – A new session has started in Washington, D.C., and Vermont’s congressional delegation is already busy at work. After days of unrest, new members of the House of Representatives were sworn in, which makes this Becca Balint’s first Monday as a congresswoman. The Senate didn’t have the same delay with now-Senator Peter […]

On his ‘first day,’ U.S. Sen. Peter Welch talks opioid crisis in Rutland

By Ethan WeinsteinJan 9 2023 U.S. Sen. Peter Welch, D-Vermont, left, and U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra, right, listen as Rutland City Police Chief Brian Kilcullen, foreground, speaks at a roundtable on the opioid crisis at the Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland on Monday, Jan. 9. Photo by Glenn Russell/VTDigger. In what […]