Former Gov. Howard Dean says he supports the direction that President-elect Barack Obama is taking in assembling an administration; Senator Bernie Sanders says he will push for a substantial economic stimulus package when Congress returns to session in about 10 days;
Howard Dean helps to close the Democratic National
Convention in Denver; Vermont State Police to work with
three other states this weekend to go after drunk drivers;
Students head back to Vermont’s colleges and universities; A New York
State Trooper was shot in the hand during a struggle last night in the Adirondacks.
Howard Dean will gavel the Democratic National Convention to order later this afternoon; Vermont Democrats will have to choose between two candidates for lt. gov. during the primary on Sept. 9th; efforts are under way to restore Lake Champlain’s population of muskies.
When former Gov. Howard Dean became chairman of the
Democratic National Committee in 2005, he put a controversial plan in place
that allocated financial resources to every state Democratic committee in the