Peter Welch says he’s optimistic that Congress will pass a new five-year Farm bill
before the current law expires at the end of September. He’s working with
a bipartisan group of House members to break the current logjam on this
Vermont’s lone congressman is reacting to the news that one of his New
York counterparts, Anthony Weiner, lied about sending a lewd
photo of himself over Twitter.
Analysis: What Does It Mean To ‘Take Responsibility’?
Rep. Peter Welch talks about everything from the financial reform bill to BP’s responsibility in the Gulf Coast. Also, the first landscape auction in the U.S. is set for Vermont next month, and we read from our mailbag.
New congress considers health care for children; Vt. Foodbank meets increased demand; Forensics lab says it can’t handle expected workload under proposed new law; Two counties declared disaster areas from December ice storm; Cold snap hits northeast; and commentator Mike Martin on Presidential places.