Leahy wows crowd with witty recollections

FORMER U.S. SEN. Patrick Leahy, D-Vermont, touched upon various milestone moments of his life and his 48-year political career during a recent appearance at the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society sanctuary in Middlebury. Independent photo/Angelo Lynn

Patrick Leahy grew accustomed to standing in bright lights and being put on the spot during his almost 50-year career representing Vermont in the U.S. Senate. But this was different.

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