Newscast: Friday, June 29, 2012, 5:50 p.m.

06/29/12 5:50PM By Dave McGown, Lynne McCrea
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Senator Bernie Sanders is hailing passage of a federal transportation spending bill that will send $464-million dollars to Vermont in the next two years.

With the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act now settled by the U-S Supreme Court the state of Vermont is seeking more than $100-million dollars in new federal grant money.

As preparations are made to tear down buildings in Waterbury flooded by Tropical Storm Irene, officials are cataloging the historic artifacts they contain.

There's a free electronics recycling event in Rutland Saturday.



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