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<p align="justify">''Located in the New England region of the United States, Vermont is bordered by New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York and Canada. In addition, it is the only New England state that is not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. Nicknamed “the Green Mountain state” and the leading maple syrup producer in the U.S., Vermont was the 14th state admitted to the Union in 1791. While Montpelier is Vermont’s capital, the city of Burlington is the largest city in Vermont. Currently, there is one Democratic member of the U.S. Senate, one Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 30 members of the Vermont State Senate and 150 members of the Vermont House of Representatives. As of September 2013, Vermont is one of 13 Democratic state government trifectas. ''</p></td></tr>
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<p align="justify">''Located in the New England region of the Northeastern United States, Vermont is bordered by [[New Hampshire]], [[Massachusetts]], [[New York]] and Canada. In addition, Vermont is the only New England state that is not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. Nicknamed “the Green Mountain state” and the leading maple syrup producer in the U.S., Vermont was the 14th state admitted to the Union in 1791. While [[Montpelier, Vermont|Montpelier]] is Vermont’s capital, the city of [[Burlington, Vermont|Burlington]] is the largest city in Vermont. <br><br>Vermont has two members of the [[United States congressional delegations from Vermont|U.S. Senate]], one member of the [[United States congressional delegations from Vermont|U.S. House of Representatives]], 30 members of the [[Vermont State Senate]] and 150 members of the [[Vermont House of Representatives]].''</p></td></tr>
 
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Welcome to Vermont on Ballotpedia!


Located in the New England region of the Northeastern United States, Vermont is bordered by New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York and Canada. In addition, Vermont is the only New England state that is not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. Nicknamed “the Green Mountain state” and the leading maple syrup producer in the U.S., Vermont was the 14th state admitted to the Union in 1791. While Montpelier is Vermont’s capital, the city of Burlington is the largest city in Vermont.

Vermont has two members of the U.S. Senate, one member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 30 members of the Vermont State Senate and 150 members of the Vermont House of Representatives.

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Bernie Sanders
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IndependentU.S. Senate, Vermont 2007January 3, 2019November 2018LinkJames M. Jeffords (R)
Patrick Leahy
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Vermont 1975January 3, 2017November 2016LinkGeorge D. Aiken (R)


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The federal court system is made up of the United States District Court for the District of Vermont and District of Vermont Bankruptcy Court. Appeals from these courts go to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

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The Green Mountain State
Capital:   Montpelier
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Population:   630,337
Area of state:   9,614 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1791
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