VPR Evening News May 8th, 2008

Wind advocates say there is a double standard when it comes to decommissioning Vermont Yankee and wind projects; Democratic Congressman Peter Welch says he’s encouraged that a number of prominent Republicans are now backing his plan to suspend shipments to the national Strategic Petroleum Reserve; Vermont’s prime student lending agency negotiates loans for the next school year; and commentator Kenneth Davis on the capture of Fort Ticonderoga by Ethan Allen and the Green Mountain Boys.