Just a under a year ago, the Vermont National Guard started a new
effort to help identify whether veterans of Afghanistan and Iraq were
suffering from traumatic brain injury. Over the first
year of the program, its mandate and staffing have increased to deal
with the large numbers of veterans who need assistance in readjusting
to civilian life.
all turbulence in the national economy and on Wall Street mean for Vermont? State Treasurer Jeb Spaulding
examines the health of the state’s investment accounts, and Vermont’s economic outlook. Also, Staff Sergeant Alaria O’Brien shares her story of helping help other Iraq and Afghanistan veterans get
medical and psychological services after
deployment. And the Brattleboro Women’s Film Festival is underway – we get a peek a few of the films.