Meet Peter Welch
Peter has dedicated his life to serving Vermonters. He lives in Norwich with his wife, Margaret Cheney.
This is a people-powered campaign.
On the Issues
Peter believes relief from the pandemic for Vermont businesses is paramount, so they can get back to fully serving the communities they love.More on Pandemic Recovery
Climate and the Environment
Peter is a cosponsor of the Green New Deal: because he knows we can confront climate change and create millions of good-paying jobs through energy efficiency and clean energy projects.More on Climate and the Environment
Rebuilding The Middle Class
Peter is working in Congress to rebuild the American middle-class and create more job opportunities for American workers by prioritizing Main Street instead of Wall Street.More on Rebuilding The Middle Class
Peter is dedicated to the fight to save and protect reproductive rights.More on Reproductive Rights
Everyone — no matter their zip code or income — deserves access to quality, affordable housing. To attract more young people to Vermont and ease the burden on those who have lived here for decades, we must invest in building new affordable housing.More on Affordable Housing
Peter believes voting is an essential right in our democracy. He will continue to champion voting rights and campaign finance reform that returns power to the people.More on Voting Rights
Racial justice efforts must include environmental justice, economic justice, the protection of voting rights, and address disparities in health care and our criminal justice system.More on Racial Justice
Peter firmly believes America owes our veterans for their sacrifices and intends to make sure these soldiers get access to the health care and benefits they need.More on Veterans
Unions & Frontline Workers
Peter believes in unions and their impact on workers quality of life.More on Unions & Frontline Workers