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Poirier mounts challenge for Speaker's seat; Smith bristles at accusation he has squelched House debate

Vt Digger - - 9:31 am Thu Nov 15th, 2012

Paul Poirier, an independent Rep. from Barre, will challenge Shap Smith, a Democrat, for his position as Speaker of the House. Poirier said he wants to rectify what he sees as a "total disregard of the views of the minority parties" under Smith's command.

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Barre, VT 05641 (Set as Local)

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