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Voices from Vermont voters as primary election results roll in

An open door that says "official polling place" with a large blurry room visible in the background with a blue rug and tables set up.
Nina Keck
Vermont Public
Calvary Bible Church is one of Rutland City's polling places.

As the polls close on Vermont's primary election, Vermont Edition brings you voices from all over the state, and discusses the early returns with senior political correspondent Bob Kinzel.

Our guests are:

  • Vermont voters, interviewed by Vermont Public reporters from across the state on Election Day
  • Henry Epp, reporting from the campaign headquarters with Lt. Gov. Molly Gray in Burlington
  • Peter Hirschfeld, reporting from the Brattleboro headquarters of state Senate President Becca Balint

Broadcast live at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022.

Have questions, comments or tips? Send us a message or tweet us @vermontedition.

Mikaela Lefrak joined Vermont Public in 2021 as co-host and senior producer of Vermont Edition. Her stories have aired nationally on Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Weekend Edition, Marketplace, The World and Here & Now. A seasoned local reporter, Mikaela has won two regional Edward R. Murrow awards and a Public Media Journalists Association award for her work.
Connor Cyrus joined Vermont Public as host and senior producer in March 2021. He was a morning reporter at WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island. A graduate of Lyndon State College (now Northern Vermont University), he started his reporting career as an intern at WPTZ, later working for WAGM in Presque Isle, Maine, and WCAX Channel 3, where he covered a broad range of stories from Vermont’s dairy industry to the nurses’ strikes at UVM Medical Center. He’s passionate about journalism’s ability to shed light on complex or difficult topics, as well as giving voice to underrepresented communities.
Bob Kinzel has been covering the Vermont Statehouse since 1981 — longer than any continuously serving member of the Legislature. With his wealth of institutional knowledge, he answers your questions on our series, "Ask Bob."
Originally from Delaware, Matt moved to Alaska in 2010 for his first job in radio. He spent five years working as a radio and television reporter, radio producer, talk show host, and news director. His reporting received awards from the Alaska Press Club and the Alaska Broadcasters Association. Relocating to southwest Florida, he was a producer for television news and NPR member station WGCU for their daily radio show, Gulf Coast Live. He joined Vermont Public in October 2017 as producer of Vermont Edition.