Expansion of Medical Benefits Puts Vermont in the Vanguard

Published 12:00 am Friday, June 23, 2000

BURLINGTON, Vt., June 15 — Lorraine Lacaillade, a 75-year-old widow in Bolton, about 25 miles southeast of here, lives on about $12,000 a year, most of it from Social Security. She takes prescription drugs for arthritis and other conditions that would cost more than $1,000 a year if she had to pay for them herself.

Email newsletter signup

Sign up for The Vicksburg Post's free newsletters

Check which newsletters you would like to receive
  • Vicksburg News: Sent daily at 5 am
  • Vicksburg Sports: Sent daily at 10 am
  • Vicksburg Living: Sent on 15th of each month