In Vermont he helped build a lumber cooperative, an egg cooperative, and a high school.
Meanwhile, National Guard helicopters are transporting supplies into Vermont towns that have been cut off by the flooding.
Now the Man from Vermont is uncomplainingly soldiering onward in the health-insurance-reform battle—a happy warrior for Obamacare.
U.S. state, 1777, based on French words for "Green Mountain," but perhaps was formed by one with limited knowledge of French, where the correct form would be Mont Vert (as in the village of Pont-de-Montvert).
State in the northeastern United States; one of the New England states. Bordered by Quebec, Canada, to the north; New Hampshire to the east; Massachusetts to the south; and New York to the west. Its capital is Montpelier, and its largest city is Burlington.
Note: It is home to the Green Mountains, from which it derives its name.