Congressman Peter Welch http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-17 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Immigration reform may be a victim of election year politics.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Speaker Boehner should let the House vote yay or nay.</p><p> Wed, 28 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 91547 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-16 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Syria has become a violent, failed state.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that we must be careful when arming the rebels.</p><p> Fri, 23 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 91042 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-15 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Immigration, spending, the Middle East, poverty, violence — Congress has plenty of issues to worry about. But what about cheddar cheese?</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the European Union is overstepping.</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 91032 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-14 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Last week’s CIA criticism by Senator Dianne Feinstein is the latest chapter in the public debate over spying.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that “things are out of control” when it comes to intelligence.</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 86084 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-13 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>President Obama has been flexing his executive muscle.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock Congress’ inaction has forced the president’s hand on issues like the minimum wage.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 86083 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-12 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Vermont has two Senators but only one Congressman.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the three need to work together well to be successful.</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 86082 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-11 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>All of a sudden, we’re approaching another election.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Democrats are facing an uphill climb to retake the House.</p><p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 15:35:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 81980 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>College costs continue to skyrocket.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that college must be made affordable for Americans.</p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 81979 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner With Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-9 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that budgets for federal intelligence-gathering agencies need better oversight.</p><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 81978 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Peter Welch Congressional Corner with Peter Welch http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-peter-welch-5 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In a polarized capitol, an unusual alliance has emerged between two Northeasterners.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his partnership with New York Republican Chris Gibson.</p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 70845 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Peter Welch