VPR Evening News February 28th, 2008

The Vermont House has voted to repeal an education cost containment law; The Douglas Administration wants to scale back a proposed independent review of Vermont Yankee; and we hear three views on the Republican presidential candidates.

VPR Evening News February 20th, 2008

The House Ways and Means Committee is backing a bill that would dramatically change how Vermonters pay for education; A federal proposal that would have changed the way Vermont’s captive insurance industry is taxed has been scrapped; Senators Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are relying on their Vermont supporters to campaign for them; A Wall Street official says Vermont probably wouldn’t get 50 million dollars from leasing the state lottery to a private company; A new bill sets aside five moose permits for Vermont soldiers serving in Iraq; and commentator Deborah Luskin on the appeal of the General Store.