Legislative Report: Legislative Update - Gun Safety, Clean Water, Minimum Wage, and Drugs -- Mary Sullivan and Jean O'Sullivan round up recent activities in the Vermont Legislature including the S.40 gun bill, the S.260 water bill, a bill for an increase in the minimum wage, a bill involving the wholesale importation of pharmaceutical drugs from Canada, and others.
Join "Vermont Independent" publisher Rob Williams for a conversation with Vermont educator Peter Langella about the Rowland Fellows program, and how Vermont public schools are moving towards student-centered learning.
Lifelines 0086 is a half hour pro life program with guest Judith Kanya recounts incidents in her life that caused her to become not just pro-life but actively pro-life. The tragic historical roots of legalized abortion and physician assisted suicide are discussed. Hopeful events in our time include young people increasing my becoming pro-life and improvements in ultrasound technology that clearly show the humanity of the unborn child.
Lifelines is an educational, pro-life issue oriented program focusing on current events and topics. www.vrlc.net
Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce: Entrepreneurship Programs -- In this special bonus episode of Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, Tom Torti sits down with John Antonucci to discuss entrepreneurship programs offered via the LCRCC. John is the director of LaunchVT, a statewide business mentoring and pitch competition, HackVT, a 24hr hack-a-thon competition, and Burlington Young Professionals. Prior to joining LCRCC John consulted for businesses and nonprofits and he was a co-founder of the Entrepreneurship Institute for the Governor’s Institutes of Vermont. He has degrees in Economics, Sociology, and Education from the University of Vermont. For more information on the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce visit vermont.org/chamber.
Judge Ben: Legislative Update on Vermont Education Policy - Host Ben Joseph is joined by Dave Sharp, Chair of the Vermont House of Representatives Education Committee, to discuss current education finance policy in the works at the Vermont Legislature.
Retired USAF Colonel Roseanne Greco about the USAF's impending decision to base the Pentagon F-35 joint strike fighter at Burlington International Airport, with the full support of Senator Leahy, Senator Sanders, and Congressman Welch.
This show details programs and services that Northwestern Counseling & Support Services offerslocal residents. Some episodes include other organizations that NCSS collaborates with as well. For more information check out their website www.ncssinc.org.