Montpelier, VT – The Vermont Health Care Ombudsman told state legislators Tuesday there has been a spike in the number of Vermonters who can't afford their health insurance. She and other advocates are cautioning against steep budget cuts in the heath care sector. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Great Barrington, MA – The son of a diplomat, Brzezinski was born in Warsaw, Poland in 1928. From 1977 to 1981, he was National Security Advisor to former president Jimmy Carter and in 1981 he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his role in the normalization of U.S.-Chinese relations and for his contributions to the human rights and national security policies of the United States.
Springfield, MA – A support group for victims of clergy sex abuse is urging the Springfield Roman Catholic Diocese to do more to help victims and to prevent future abuse.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Burea Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Hartford, CT – Tribune Company, owner of several newspapers including the Hartford Courant, has reportedly hired financial advisers to get ahead of a possible filing for bankruptcy. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has more.