Neal Goswami is capital bureau chief for WCAX. His main focus is covering the Vermont Legislature and the state's political scene.Before joining WCAX in November 2017, Neal worked for 12 years as a print reporter. He was chief of the Vermont Press Bureau and before that, the senior staff writer for the Bennington Banner. He traveled the country following Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential run in 2016 and covered former President Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009.
Peter Hirschfeld covers state government and the Vermont Legislature. He is based in VPR’s Capital Bureau located across the street from Vermont’s Statehouse. Hirschfeld is a leading Vermont journalist who has covered the Statehouse since 2009, most recently as bureau chief for the Rutland Herald and Times Argus. He began his career in 2003, working as a local sports reporter and copy editor at the Times Argus.