Senator Bernie Sanders discusses the election results and how they might affect what he wants to
accomplish in the Senate over the next two years. And we talk to journalist Anne Galloway about a superior court ruling that Hartford police must release documents regarding an incident in which they pulled an African-American man from his own home, believing he was a burglar.
official results from last week’s election have been released and no candidate
received more than 50 percent of the vote, and by state law the legislature
must now make the final decision by secret ballot in January.
Vermont Democrats retained their super-majority
in the legislature in last week’s elections. But an unusually high number of House seats
appear to be headed for a recount. Party leaders say the close races
should be a wake-up call to lawmakers to listen carefully to their