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Vermont Governor Phil Scott stops in Burlington on Thursday April 4th
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Vermont Republican Governor Phil Scott says he wants Congress to act on gun safety measures.

Vermont Governor Phil Scott, who signed several high-profile gun control laws last year, has vetoed a measure that would have imposed a waiting period to purchase handguns.

Vermont Governor Phil Scott took action on a number of bills Monday, vetoing a measure to create a 24-hour waiting period to buy handguns.

A self-described white nationalist who harassed Vermont's only female black legislator who later resigned pleaded not guilty on Thursday to two counts of possessing illegal, large capacity gun magazines.

Governor Phil Scott
Governor's office

Vermont's Republican Governor Phil Scott says he will publicly sign three pieces of gun legislation after they reach his desk.