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Open Mike- Friday 3/24/17

Featuring: Live From The Vermont Statehouse Rep. Helen Head Chair House General Housing, and Military Affairs committee Topic: A review of the paid family leave bill and other issues the committee is looking at this legislative session. Rep. Brian Savage House General Housing, and Military Affairs committee Topic: How has the 2017 Legislative session progressed thus far, what bills does …

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Open Mike- Thursday 3/23/17

Featuring: Open Mike Topic: Do you agree with the deportation of undocumented immigrants and more thoughts on the proposed safe sites for illegal drug use in Chittenden County. Victoria Jones Talk Media News Will The Republican Obamacare replacement bill pass today, who was behind terror attacks in England, was there some type of surveillance of President Trump’s transition team and the FBI …

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Open Mike- Wednesday 3/22/17

Featuring: Dr. John Brumstead President/CEO UVM Health Network Topic:  The future of health care in VT Open Mike A review of top news stories in Vermont this week. Ellen Ratner Talk Media News Neil Gorsuch appears to be on the verge of being confirmed by Congress to The United States Supreme Court, laptops have been banned from air travel in …

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Open Mike- Tuesday 3/21/17

Featuring: Open Mike Topic: Is the proposed payroll tax to fund employee family leave a good idea for workers in Vermont? Amy Cooper  Executive Director  Vermont Health First  Topic: Information about the creation of A Surgical Care Center, what it is and why it would help Vermonters get health care. Michael Olesker Talk Media News Will President Trump’s Supreme Court …

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Open Mike- 3/20/17

Featuring: Topic: There have been several arrests of undocumented immigrants in Vermont, do you agree with this process? Jasper Craven VTDigger Washington Reporter Topic: Congressional reaction to President Donald Trump’s budget plan, how the budget will impact Vermonters, Democrats are rejecting most of the President’s ideas and reaction to the arrests on undocumented immigrants in Vermont. Dominic Cloud Saint Albans …

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Open Mike- Friday 3/17/17

Featuring: Live from the Vermont State House Senator Dick Mazza Chair Senate Transportation Committee Topic: How will President Donald Trump’s budget impact transportation projects in Vermont, thoughts on Governor Phil Scott’s Budget goals, road construction and transportation improvements in 2017. Suzanne Young Secretary Agency of Administration Topic: Is there truth that Governor Scott is not working well with many Vermont …

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Open Mike- Thursday 3/16/17

Featuring: Anne Galloway VTDigger Topic: The timetable to release EB-5 related e-mails from the State of Vermont. Jes Stumpf St. Albans Community Arts Topic: the thriving art community in St. Albans, a look at different venues and how the community is changing to embrace the arts. Dr. Catherine Antley Opponent of marijuana legalization Topic: Why marijuana use in not good …

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Open Mike- Wednesday 3/15/17

Featuring: Roger Hill- Radio Vermont Weather Forecaster Topic: Weather Update Erica Bornemann- VT Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security Topic: Winter Storm Stella Eric Lemery- Storm Director Green Mountain Power Topic: Storm Update Ellen Ratner- Talk Media News Topic: National News Update Open Mike Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS

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Open Mike- 3/14/17

Featuring: Winter Storm Stella Coverage Roger Hill Topic: Approaching weather and a program for residents to assistance in weather forecasting. Marc Bosman Public Information Officer VT Division of Emergency Management Topic: The emergency systems in place for blizzards and other state weather events. Eric Lemery Operations and Storm Director Green Mountain Power Topic: Preparations of utilities during major weather events …

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Open Mike- Monday 3/13/17

Featuring: Dan D’Ambrosio Reporter Burlington Free Press Topic: A look at the lack of competition in our health care system in Vermont, why this situation exists, will it be changed and what process will be involved to make a change. Henry Marckres VT Agency of Agriculture Topic Maple sugaring in Vermont, the 2017 season started early due to warm temperatures …