And we wrap up our week-long tour of the statehouse with a close-up look at the legislators’ desks. State Curator David Schutz takes us inside the House and Senate chambers to share some of the lore of this hard-working furniture.
Report on the opening morning of the new legislative session from VPR’s Bob Kinzel. Legislative leaders Patti Komline and Mike Obuchowski discuss how both sides of the aisle will work together amid budget cuts and economic concern. And the story behind a prominent bust of Abraham Lincoln that stands in the Statehouse.