When someone suspects that an elderly or disabled person is being
abused, the claim is supposed to be investigated quickly by the state.
But a backlog of cases prompted a lawsuit this winter by Vermont
Vermont has fared fairly well in the foreclosure crisis,
but a relatively new federal
program designed to help people struggling with their mortgage payments has
actually caused more problems than it’s solved for many homeowners in the
state. And Dartmouth College professor John Rassias talks about the importance of teaching and learning languages.