Leahy, Douglas to outline stimulus benefits

Senator Patrick Leahy and Governor Jim Douglas will host a conference next week to help Vermonters learn how the federal stimulus package will help strengthen the state’s economy.

VPR Evening News February 18th, 2009

Vermont will soon see impact from stimulus package; Peter Welch eager to take on global warming; Newport furniture factory to become wood-pellet manufacturer; Barre man pleads not guilty in 27-year-old murder; and commentator Kristen Laine on the cycle of freezing and thawing.

VPR Evening News November 25th, 2008

Governor hopes Congress will offer states a bailout as part of stimulus package; Lawmakers accuse Douglas Administration of watering down an energy conservation program; Senator Leahy brings a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing to St. Albans; Rain and snow mix triggers power outages; and commentator Ron Krupp on the CSA Initiative.