Vermont Congress http://wamc.org en Welch Cruising Toward Re-Election to 4th Term http://wamc.org/post/welch-cruising-toward-re-election-4th-term <p>Democratic U.S. Representative Peter Welch is cruising to re-election to his fourth term in Washington, but he is still working to let Vermonters know he remains committed to promoting their interests.<br><br>At a recent campaign stop in South Royalton, Welch talked to seniors about health care, the federal budget and gridlock in Congress.<br><br>He said it's clear what needs to be done about the debt: everything must be on the table.<br><br>He was one of 100 House members calling for $4 trillion deficit reduction from a combination of revenues, defense and domestic cuts.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 21:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 51153 at http://wamc.org Welch Cruising Toward Re-Election to 4th Term