Chris Gibson http://wamc.org en Two Iraq vets now serving as New York lawmakers http://wamc.org/post/two-iraq-vets-now-serving-new-york-lawmakers <p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 17:32:45 +0000 Dave Lucas 60193 at http://wamc.org Two Iraq vets now serving as New York lawmakers Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson - Part 3 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-chris-gibson-part-3-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Budget plans are being discussed in Washington, but the sequester’s shadow is large.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Defense Department should not be underfunded.</p><p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 59879 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson - Part 2 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-chris-gibson-part-2-11 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Sequestration is causing widespread cuts to essential programs.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the country never should have reached this point.</p><p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 59878 at http://wamc.org Democratic House members score higher than Republicans in National Environmental Scorecard http://wamc.org/post/democratic-house-members-score-higher-republicans-national-environmental-scorecard <p>ALBANY – The League of Conservation Voters Scorecard for 2012 shows Democratic members of the Congress scored consistently higher on environmental issues that their Republican counterparts.</p><p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 12:57:42 +0000 Hank Gross 58267 at http://wamc.org Democratic House members score higher than Republicans in National Environmental Scorecard They Voted for "No Budget, No Pay" http://wamc.org/post/they-voted-no-budget-no-pay <p>At least two New York congressional representatives in the Hudson Valley say they voted in favor of the “No Budget, No Pay” act, which passed the House Wednesday by a vote of 285-144. The legislation ensures the U.S. avoids defaulting on its debt, and would withhold congressional pay until Congress passes a budget.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:35:15 +0000 Allison Dunne 56378 at http://wamc.org They Voted for "No Budget, No Pay" Gibson v. Shreibman in first of three NY-19 debates http://wamc.org/post/gibson-v-shreibman-first-three-ny-19-debates <p>Republican New York Congressman Chris Gibson faced off against his Democratic opponent Julian Schreibman last night in the first of three scheduled debates in the race for the state’s newly formed 19th Congressional District.</p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:20:00 +0000 49716 at http://wamc.org