Leahy, Sanders Set Monday Press Conference in Burlington on Disaster Aid

BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 25, U.S. Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. on Monday at Burlington International Airport before flying to Washington, D.C., for a planned Senate vote on disaster assistance. 

The Senate plans to vote Monday evening on a bill to release new money for the Federal Emergency Management Agency and other agencies responding to Hurricane Irene and other natural disasters.

Who: Sens. Patrick Leahy and Bernie Sanders

What: News conference on disaster aid outside US Airways gate

When: 11 a.m. Monday, September 26, 2011

Where: Burlington International Airport at US Airways gate