Howard Center pays tribute to Sen. Patrick Leahy

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Honors for Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy on Friday.

The Howard Center paid tribute to the senator, awarding him the 2019 Help is Here award.

The award honors someone whose contributions personify the Howard Center's mission and demonstrate a passion for those served by the organization.

The Democrat has served in the U.S. Senate for 44 years.

The celebration was at the UVM Alumni House.