Massive federal spending cuts are set to kick in within hours. The automatic
cuts – known as sequestration in Washington-speak – are certain to affect Vermonters, including civilian defense employees in the Vermont
Newly elected Adjutant General Steven Cray discusses issues affecting the National Guard, VPR’s Hamilton Davis analyzes Vermont’s
efforts to establish a health care exchange and we listen back to the voices in the news.
Vermont National Guard has a new leader. Lawmakers
decided Thursday that Brig. Gen. Steven Cray of Essex
Junction was the candidate best suited to lead the Guard
during difficult financial times ahead.