Head of Native American commission resigns

The chairman of Vermont’s Commission on Native American Affairs is resigning, and blaming the Legislature for failing to set up a mechanism by which groups can become recognized as tribes.

Douglas, Pollina agree on whistleblower bill

Anthony Pollina seized on several legislative issues this week to make his case that voters should turn to him over Governor Jim Douglas. But, as VPR’s Ross Sneyd reports, on at least one of the issues, the administration has shifted its position and now agrees with Pollina.