Can government ease winter heating costs?

The program that helps low-income Vermonters pay for heat is at least $19 million short this year, and middle income Vermonters are also struggling to plan for winter. We’ll look at whether federal and state government can ease the concern about heating costs.

Midday Newscast: June 26, 2008

The Joint Fiscal Committee holds an emergency meeting on a $19 million short fall in LIHEAP funding;  Leahy lauds the Supreme Court ruling on the second amendment, and he says he’ll vote against the FISA bill;more…

NE Governors want more home heating aid

Eight Northeastern governors – including Jim Douglas – are urging the U.S. House to approve $5.1 billion in funding to help low income Americans heat their homes next winter.