DERBY LINE – High ranking government officials and local leaders met in Vermont in late August to discuss shortages in U.S. Custom’s personnel along Vermont’s northern border. Among those present at the meeting were Senator Bernie Sanders, Acting  Deputy  Assistant Commissioner for U.S. Customs  and Border Protection (CBP) John Wagner and other CBP officials, state leaders, and economic development representatives from  northern Vermont.For more of this story, read Tuesday's edition of The Newport Daily Express for Sept. 17, 2013.