Open Mike – Tuesday 5/24/16

Featuring:

Matt Dunne – Democrat for Vermont Governor
Topic: why he is running, plans to fix education spending, issues with Act 46, Health Care Reform, alternative energy ideas and why should people vote for him instead of Sue Minter?

Ellen Ratner – Talk Media News
Reporting on how the Democratic and Republican National Conventions might play out, President Obama’s Multi-Day trip to Vietnam, recent Supreme Court Rulings and the Freddie Gray Verdict.

Howard Coffin – Civil War Historian
Topic: a review of Vermonters role in the Civil War, the battle of Cedar Creek, work being done to preserve Historic Civil War Battlefield locations, what book he is working on now and reflections on his interactions with Former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords.