Open Mike- 3/6/17

Featuring:

Senator Peg Flory

Chair Institutions Committee.

Topic: The Senate Capital Bill planning process and what issues are important to voters in the county she represents.

Steve Howard

Executive Director

Vermont State Employee Association

Topic: What VSEA does, issues today, tomorrow and how the group is working with Governor Phil Scott’s administration.

John Walters

Columnist for Seven Days

Topic: A review of the 2017 Legislative Session approaching next week’s Town Meeting Break.

Michael Olesker

Talk Media News

Topic: President Donald Trump’s battle with various media outlets, the ongoing problem with the White House media leaks and what kind of legal trouble awaits Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the coming days?

Susanne Young

VT Secretary of Administration

Topic: Governor Phil Scott’s Budget proposals re-examined, what parts of the budget will work, what likely will not and how other issues important to the Governor will fair in this year’s legislative session.

Open Mike

Topic: Thoughts on the 2017 Vermont Legislative Session thus far?