Posted by: Patricia Salkin | October 18, 2016

VT Wind Farm Sponsor Offers to Pay Individual Land Owners Six Figures for their Vote of Support on Election Day

If Election Day 2016 was not interesting enough, voters in parts of Vermont will be casting ballots yea or nay for a controversial proposed wind project.  But can their votes be bought?  Apparently so, according to the Vermont AG reports the New York Times here: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/13/us/vermont-wind-project-needs-votes-so-company-offers-to-pay-voters.html?_r=0


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