election http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner With Sean Eldridge http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-eldridge-3 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In today’s Congressional Corner, Sean Eldridge — a Democratic candidate for New York’s 19th district seat — discusses foreign policy with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.</p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 95065 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Eldridge Congressional Corner With Sean Eldridge http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-sean-eldridge-2 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Election Day is nearing.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Sean Eldridge — a Democratic candidate for New York’s 19th district seat — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is optimistic about the race.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 95064 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Sean Eldridge Congressional Corner With Elizabeth Esty http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-elizabeth-esty-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Many Congresspeople say ousted Majority Leader Eric Cantor didn’t spend enough time back home.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Elizabeth Esty tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that time in the district is vital.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:55:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 93790 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Elizabeth Esty 7/8/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/7814-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Times Union Associate Editor Mike Spain and Political Consultant Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Pope meets with Abused<br />Afghan Vote Fraud<br />Pot Legalization<br />Abortion Buffer Zones<br />Chicago Killings<br />TU Stories</p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 94328 at http://wamc.org 7/8/14 Panel Congressional Corner With Paul Tonko http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-paul-tonko-24 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Immigration reform is still stalled in the House, and now it’s almost election season.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that major reforms are needed.</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 93415 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Paul Tonko 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 Bill Owens http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-bill-owens-18 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>With elections looming, progress in the House could stall.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Washington has plenty left to do this year.</p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 90299 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Bill Owens 4/21/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/42114-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock, newsman Ray Graf, and political consultant, Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />Afghan Runoff<br />Ukraine Fatal Clash<br />Boston Marathon<br />Sherpa Strike<br />Army Hairstyle Ban</p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 88631 at http://wamc.org 4/21/14 Panel 4/7/14 Panel http://wamc.org/post/4714-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao and political consultant Libby Post.</p><p>Topics include:<br />China on Cyberattacks<br />Afghan Voting<br />Missing Airline<br />Jeb Bush Strategy<br />U.S. House Budget Proposal Dismisses Role of IMLS<br />Mickey Rooney</p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 87592 at http://wamc.org 4/7/14 Panel Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-tim-vercellotti-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Stop me if you’ve heard this before: Massachusetts is gearing up for another Senate election.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Ed Markey likely will be reelected to a full term.</p><p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 84990 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti