official results of last week’s election have been released and no candidate
for Governor or Lt. Governor received more than 50% of the vote. That
means they’ll be decided by a secret vote of the Legislature in January.
We talk with a few Vermont filmmakers about how they get their films funded,
made, and distributed. We also have an interview with Peter Diamondstone, Socialist candidate for Senate. And VPR’s John Dillon explains the Vermont Attorney General’s lawsuits over campaign finance violations.
It’s a crowded field to be sure, and media outlets including
VPR, struggle with how to include as many voices as possible. VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb discusses the role of those candidates in an election with Tony
Gierzynski, a Professor of Political Science at the University of Vermont