Our panel of journalists looks at the big stories in the news.
What made The Short List this week?
- In Montague, Massachusetts, voters approved a non-binding ballot question to bring back the nickname "Indians" to the town's Turners Falls High School. And two candidates supported by a pro-mascot group were elected to the school committee. (NEPR)
- A Massachusetts Democratic candidate for governor says President Donald Trump should be impeached. Will national politics spill into next year's governor's race? (MassLive)
- Vermont's governor is pondering whether to sign a marijuana legalization bill. And some Connecticut lawmakers are floating the idea of legal pot to help close a hefty budget deficit. (VPR, Hartford Courant)