Vermont’s congressional delegation says the national economy would be boosted if more transportation construction projects got started; Vermont retailers say they’re ready for the busy holiday shopping season;
Only a handful of Vermonters have competed in the Summer Olympics and a few of them join us to share their memories of reaching the highest goal in athletics. Also in the program, the Vermont Supreme Court will be hearing a case that tries to determine what the death of a pet is worth.
Some Vermont prosecutors question whether one of the governor’s
key proposals on sex offender legislation would be effective. They
say that it’s possible that fewer sex offenders could be convicted under
State’s Attorneys Tom Kelly and John Quinn speak with VPR’s Jane Lindholm about the challenges they face in
the courtroom, how "Jessica’s Law" would impact them, and why a
majority of cases never go to trial.