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Crowded field likely to line up for open governor's seat

Vt Digger - - 12:39 pm Tue Jun 9th, 2015

Gov. Peter Shumlin's planned departure clears the way for other candidates, and no fewer than nine are now considering the 2016 race for governor: Four Democrats, three Republicans, one independent and a Progressive.

An open seat for governor could spark at least two primaries and inevitably a competitive horse race in the general election.

The Republican possibilities include: Lt. Gov. Phil Scott, former state Sen. Randy Brock, and Scott Milne, who nearly defeated Shumlin in 2014.

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