The Legislature gets back to
business in Montpelier next week and it has a long list of issues to
address. Lawmakers will have to draft a state budget for next
year without knowing the full impact of the federal sequestration cuts, as well
as vet several tax plans, including the gas tax, a tax on soda and a tax on
Reporter Terri Hallenbeck, Dave Gram of the Associated Press and VPR’s Ross
Sneyd look at these topics as well as the future of efforts to regulate wind
projects and an end-of-life bill.