VPR Evening News April 3rd, 2008

The Vermont House approves the state transportation bill for next year; The Vermont House has passed legislation that raises penalties for violating Vermont’s environmental laws; Advocates are asking the Vermont Senate to revise a health care reform bill; A new study says that 49 percent of 18-t0-25-year-olds report they engaged in binge drinking; The parent company of Chittenden Bank is eliminating 420 jobs throughout the Northeast; and commentator Bill Mares was discusses the war in Iraq with a friend from the CIA.