VT Edition Interview: Military and Civil Stability in Aghanistan

As the military and political situation in Afghanistan intensifies, Vermont troops prepare for deployment to the region.  Another Vermonter is also headed for that region: Peter Galbraith has been named deputy UN envoy in Afghanistan. Jane Lindholm talks with Galbraith about the coming surge in both military and civilian efforts and the way forward in the region.

Voices in the week’s news: January 18, 2008

The news this week included scaled back state revenue projections, and a plan to restructure the Corrections department. And, then the governor’s race took a turn with Peter Galbraith talking about a possible run, and Progressive Anthony Pollina beginning to raise money. And, Senator Patrick Leahy endorsed Barack Obama.