The Vermont Medical Society says cuts to the Medicaid program proposed by Governor Douglas will decimate Vermont’s network of primary care
physicians and increase the cost of private health insurance premiums.
As the military and political situation in Afghanistan intensifies, Vermont troops prepare for deployment to the region. Another Vermonter is also headed for that
region: Peter Galbraith has been named deputy UN envoy in Afghanistan. Jane Lindholm talks with Galbraith about
the coming surge in both military and civilian efforts and the way forward in
Vermont’s victory against the auto industry could have big implications across the country. A federal judge ruled that the state can regulate emissions, and that auto companies have to meet its stricter standards. We take an in-depth look at the decision, and what happens next.