Vote for Vermont

Vote For Vermont’s “Banter & Beans” is a community affairs television program hosted by Pat McDonald and Ben Kinsley.

The show offers unique insight into Vermont public policy, with an eye to the state’s many challenging problems and issues — from health care and state pensions to energy and agriculture.

Tune in weekly to get the latest from Pat and Ben!

Watch these recent episodes:

Ben Kinsley and Pat McDonald discuss student weighting factors and their impact on property tax rates and school budgets (S.13/Act 54)  (Sept. 1, 2021)

Ben Kinsley and Pat McDonald discuss extending baseline power requirements (Act 39) and the Health Equity Commission (H.210/Act 33) (Aug. 9, 2021)

To view all episodes, visit Orca Media. To request an appearance on the show, click here.