• Lawmakers honor late green lobbyist
    March 25,2013
    • Email Article
    •  Print Article
    MONTPELIER — A former Vermont environmental lobbyist who died in December is being honored by state lawmakers.

    Joan Mulhern was the subject of a resolution approved by the House on Friday.

    Mulhern — a lobbyist with the Vermont Public Interest Research Group during the 1990s — worked to expand the state’s bottle bill and to reduce the amounts of mercury and chlorofluorocarbons in the environment.

    She went on to work as a lobbyist in Washington for the group Earth Justice.

    Mulhern died in December after a long illness. She was 51.
    • Email Article
    •  Print Article
    MORE IN Vermont News

    WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton is beginning to draw contrasts with her chief... Full Story

    Clinton and Sanders showing differences

    WATERBURY — Sue Minter is banking on her leadership after Tropical Storm Irene to... Full Story

    Minter touts big names on her side: Kunin, Irene
    COLCHESTER — Industrial hemp growers have harvested their second crop since the Vermont... Full Story
    More Articles