The Informed Vermonter is a non-profit website with a simple objective. It seeks to help fellow Vermonters become better informed so they can be more discerning voters.
- What does the government of the State of Vermont do?
- How much money does the government spend?
- Where does the government get its money?
- How does the State of Vermont compare to the rest of the country?
The US congress consists of the Senate, with 100 members (two from each state) and the House of Representatives, with 435 members. While the...
The Executive Branch of the federal government consists of the office of the President and Vice President, the Executive Office of the President (the...
In addition to being a federal republic, the US is also a constitutional democracy. The US constitution is even shorter than the Vermont constitution....
Vermont's Staff to Student Ratio According to the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for Fiscal-Year 2017, Vermont had 22,500 “Local Government Education Employees”, or public school...
On October 20, 2017, The Informed Vermonter published a summary of Vermont’s per pupil pre-K through12 education expenditures and compared them to the same...
- State of Vermont50
- Government Structure7
- Revenue and Expenditures7
- Federal Government6
- Key Background Facts & Figures5
- Human Services4
- Debt and Other Liabilities4
- Vermont Campaign Finance4
- Protection to Persons & Property3
- Commerce & Community Development3
- Vermont Employee Retirement Benefits3
- Vermont's Business Environment2
- Natural Resources1
- Act 2501
- General Government1
- Federal Government: Incompetence, Gross Mismanagement & Fraud0
- Federal Government: Social Security & Medicare0
- Federal Government: Unsustainable Fiscal Path0
- Federal Government Military Machine0