11.05.09

Proctor High School

U.S. History and Civic Classes

Mr. Laramie’s United States History and Civics Classes

On November 5, 2009, Senator Leahy conducted his first online chat with United States History and Civics’ High School students of Proctor High School in Proctor, VT. The students asked the Senator questions concerning health care reform, the economy and the war in Afghanistan. They asked to understand the Senator’s reasoning for voting to reauthorize the Patriot Act as well as his decision on voting to support a public option for all Americans in the Health Care Reform Bill. They also discussed energy efficiency concerning automobiles and the issue of foreign oil.

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