Open Mike- Tuesday 5/16/17


Danny Kaifetz

Topic: A review of the free Hepatitis C screening for Military Veterans that took place over the weekend at Camp Johnson, why the event was held and how many people showed up.

Tiffany Danitz Pache

VTDigger Reporter

Topic: The Status of Governor Phil Scott’s and the Vermont Legislatures negotiations on Teacher Health Care providers.

Rep Mitzi Johnson

Speaker of the Vermont House

Topic: The plan democrats are crafting at the State House to change the way Vermont Teachers negotiate health care plans, will the legislature pass Governor Phil Scott’s state budget proposal. are there any other issues that could delay legislative adjournment?

Micheal Olesker

Talk Media News

Did President Donald Trump share too much classified information with Russian Diplomats, what has been the White House’s response to such allegations and Syria has been accused of killing masses of prisoners and then cremating the remains?

Sen Tim Ashe

Senate President Pro Tempore

Topic: A look at his proposal to change how Vermont Teachers negotiate health care, which plan will Governor Scott support, Blue Cross Blue Shield is asking for a 12.5% health rate hike for some customers, are there any other issues that may delay legislative adjournment?
Open Mike

Topic: Listener thoughts on the Governor and Legislature negotiations on health care for Vermont Teachers and Blue Cross Blue Shields request to raise rates by 12.5 percent.