Congressman Bernie Sanders, the Burlington mayor who brought foreign policy to local politics, fights against toxic carpeting and indoor air pollution. A mom-and-apple-pie issue in a build-up for a Senate bid?
Peter Freyne, 1949-2009, wrote the weekly political column "Inside Track," which originated in the Vanguard Press in the mid 1980s; he brought it to Seven Days in 1995. He retired it shortly before his death in January, 2009. We all miss him.