Sen. Jim Jeffords to Retire

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Vermont Sen. Jim Jeffords sparked a dramatic upheaval in the Senate when he quit the GOP four years ago and became an independent. Now there are reports that he will retire at the end of his term.


Ken Rudin, NPR senior political editor



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.