The legislature has been sworn in and committee appointments have been made. Now it’s down to business in Montpelier. House Speaker Shap Smith outlines his priorities for this session and his ideas for closing the state’s budget gap. He also discusses his working relationships with Senate President John Campbell and Governor Peter Shumlin.
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Plus, Dr. Antonio Di Carlo, Division Chief of Transplant Surgery at Fletcher Allen Health Care, provides information on the state’s new Organ Donor Registry and the need for organ transplants in Vermont.