Join us for a conversation with TJ Donovan,
Chittenden County State’s Attorney and candidate for Attorney General
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
3:00 to 4:00 pm ET
Location – Virtual Meeting
TJ answers your questions posted during the meeting.
Listen to the entire virtual Q & A
Question and Answer Section
Question 1: Please tell us what the Chief Prosecutor does and what would be your strengths in that positon?
Question 2: What can the Attorney General do to improve transparency in government?
Question 3: Should the Vermont Attorney General’s Office play a role in battling Vermont’s opiate addiction problems? What role should that be?
Question 4: The opiate crisis gets a lot of attention, but another issue in Vermont is the financial exploitation of our older and vulnerable adult population. As Attorney General, what steps would you take to increase awareness and address this problem?
Question 5: Is TJ aware of the lack of contractor licensing in regards to home improvement.
Question 6: How do you compare the experience you have as a state’s attorney with youir opponent who does not have the benefit of such experience?
Question 7: Can you talk about any particular project that has not gotten a lot of attention?
Question 8: Will you support creation by the Legislature of a Public Oversight Committee for the DOC, with access inmates, employees and records, independent of the AHS?
Question 9: Could you explain your vision for the business center?
Question 10: What is your prediction how the AG’s office will be affected if marijuana is legalized?
Question 11: What changes do you feel are necessary for the Attorney General’s office?
Question 12: Is there any personal experience that informs your work?
TJ Donovan Closing Remarks