Sanders' Stepdaughter Carina Driscoll on Ballot for Mayor of Vermont City - NECN


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Sanders' Stepdaughter Carina Driscoll on Ballot for Mayor of Vermont City



    Levi Sanders Announces Bid for Congress in NH

    Levi Sanders is joining seven fellow Democrats and three Republicans in this year's race for the 1st Congressional District. Democratic Rep. Carol Shea-Porter is stepping down after her term ends.

    (Published Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018)

    Voters are set to decide whether to elect Bernie Sanders' stepdaughter as mayor of Vermont's largest city, where the independent senator got his political start.

    Carina Driscoll is running against incumbent Democratic Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger and fellow independent Infinite Culcleasure on Tuesday's Town Meeting Day.

    In other gatherings around the state, voters will have their say on local issues.

    Thirty-six communities, including Burlington, are taking up resolutions related to climate change.

    Trump: Military 'Ready if Necessary' to Respond to N. Korea

    [NATL] Trump Says Military is 'Ready if Necessary' to Respond to N. Korea

    Moments after the White House sent a letter to North Korea canceling a planned U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore, President Donald Trump said the United States military was ready to respond to "foolish or reckless acts" from North Korea, claiming that South Korea and Japan will pay for the cost.

    (Published Thursday, May 24, 2018)

    Organizer 350Vermont says the campaign is about coming up with solutions to get the state off fossil fuels and make a fair and equitable transition toward renewable energy, electric vehicles and improved public transportation.

    Sanders' son Levi announced his candidacy for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District last week.

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