Midday Newscast: August 28, 2008

A White River Junction company wants to get copies of a new book into the hands of delegates to the Democratic National Convention; Peter Welch says Vermont delegates to the Democratic National Convention will leave united; more…

Obama, Clinton to campaign together in Unity, N.H

Former Democratic rivals Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton plan to campaign together on Friday in the small New Hampshire town of Unity. It will be their first joint appearance meant to ease tensions over the closely fought Democratic primary.

Morning Newscast: May 8, 2008

Here are the top stories at 7:30 a.m.: Wednesday, Democrats in the Senate rolled out a bill targeting high gas prices. Both of Vermont’s senators are firmly behind the bill, which targets record profits at oil companies. Vermont members of the Democratic National Committee say it’s now pretty clear that Illinois Senator Barack Obama is going to be their party’s presidential nominee.

Morning Newscast: March 28, 2008

Here are the top stories at 7:30 a.m.: Will a protracted battle between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination hurt the Party’s chances of winning the November election? Senator Patrick Leahy, who supports Obama, says the answer is yes, and he thinks Clinton should drop out of the race. The Bush administration has accepted a compromise from New Hampshire that will ensure the state’s residents will not be barred from using their driver’s licenses to enter federal buildings and board airplanes starting in May…