In a letter today to congressional leaders, the National Governors
Association said the money is needed by the states to help counter the
effects of growing unemployment and increasing demand for state
Political analyst Eric Davis joins
Jane Lindholm for a final analysis of Vermont’s outcome in yesterday’s
Democratic contests. Also, the directors of the School Boards Association and the
Superintendents Association assess how school budgets faired across the state. And
we listen back to some of the sounds of Town Meeting Day.
In Washington, the Senate has given its approval to a mental health parity law. There were strong concerns in Vermont that the initial draft of the bill would have watered down key parts of the state’s existing parity law, but the provisions were eliminated from the final version.