Undecided voters in Bristol cite unhappiness with political system

The presidential candidates have been in battleground states looking for independent voters who haven’t made up their minds, yet. But in Vermont, where early voting began two weeks ago, many voters have already made their decisions. VPR has been speaking with voters around the state this fall. In today’s special report, Steve Delaney went in search of the still-undecided voter.

VPR coverage of Town Meeting Day and the Vermont Primary

Join VPR and NPR for full coverage of the day’s political activities across Vermont and the country. At 7pm, tune in for VPR’s coverage of Town Meeting Day, hosted by VPR’s Steve Delaney. At 8:30pm, VPR joins NPR’s All Things Considered for updated primary coverage. At 10:00pm, NPR’s Robert Siegel and Melissa Block host NPR’s Primary Special recapping results in Texas, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Midday Newscast: March 3, 2008

Sen. Barack Obama says he understand why Sen. Leahy wants a delay in passport requirements at the US-Canada border; get-out-the-vote efforts are in full swing for tomorrow’s presidential primary; Vermont’s two largest cities are facing a number of issues on their Town Meeting Day ballots.

McCain visits Vermont

Presidential politics arrived in Vermont today. Senator John McCain rallied about 500 Republican supporters during an hourlong visit to the Burlington airport.