Balint likely to be elected Vermont’s 1st woman in Congress


              Liam Madden, an Independent who won the Vermont Republican primary for the U.S. House, poses on Oct. 19, 2022, in Waterbury, Vt. Madden faces Democrat Becca Balint in the general election. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
            
              Becca Balint, left, a Democratic candidate for the U.S. House for Vermont, stands with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), center, and Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.), on Oct. 22, 2022, at a campaign rally in Barre, Vt. Balint faces Liam Madden, an Independent who won the Vermont Republican primary. Welch, is running for the Vermont U.S. Senate seat currently held by the retiring Patrick Leahy. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
Balint likely to be elected Vermont’s 1st woman in Congress