The EB-5 Scandal One Year On
A year ago this week, a wide-reaching scandal was revealed in the Northeast Kingdom surrounding the federal EB-5 program. That damage from the alleged fraud is still unfolding, and new developments continue to surface, including a new lawsuit filed against Jay Peak's former parent company.
We're checking in on the latest, and looking ahead to what's next for the affected areas.
- Jay Peak's Former Parent Company Is Named In New EB-5 Lawsuit
- A Year After EB-5 Crackdown, Newport Is Taking Action On Demolished Downtown Block
We're joined by investigative reporter Hilary Niles, who has been covering the EB-5 story. Also by Michael Pieciak, commissioner of the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation. And by David White, president of White and Burke, a commercial real estate brokerage, development, and consulting firm.
Broadcast live on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.