Leahy and Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter — the two most powerful members
of the Senate Judiciary Committee — are in Rutland this morning to hear what state and local leaders have to
say about the increase in drug related violent crime.
VPR’s Nina Keck reports – many local residents welcome the chance to shine a
light on what they call a growing problem.
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will be meeting in Rutland later this month to hear about the city’s problems
with drugs and violent crime.
Leahy will hold the hearing on March 24 along with Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania.