• Progressive and centrist Dems battle for Vermont House seat

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    STOWE, Vt. - Lt. Gov. Molly Gray and Senate President Pro Tempore Becca Balint are the leading candidates in a Democratic U.S. House primary that could make either of them the first female member of Vermont's congressional delegation.
    Gray has the backing of the centrist lane of the party, with endorsements from former Govs. Madeline Kunin and Howard Dean. Retiring U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy donated $5,000 to her campaign and cast a ballot for her.
    Balint has been endorsed by an all-star list of progressive leaders, including the state's other U.S. senator, Bernie Sanders; Rep. Pramila...
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