democrat http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner with Brad Hays http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-brad-hays-3 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Liberal candidates did well in last week’s city elections.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays and WAMC’s Alan Chartock discuss the ascendancy of a new kind of Democrat.</p><p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 74016 at http://wamc.org Berkshire Voters to Choose Middle Register of Deeds in Democratic Primary http://wamc.org/post/berkshire-voters-choose-middle-register-deeds-democratic-primary <p>Tomorrow, Massachusetts voters will head to the polls to vote in the September 6<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;Democratic Primary. And in Berkshire County, primary voters will also choose a new Middle Berkshire Register of Deeds. WAMC's Berkshire bureau Chief Lucas Willard has an eye on the closely watched race....</p><p>The Register of Deeds position itself manages and records all deeds, land titles, and land records for a district within the Commonwealth. It is an elected and not appointed position.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 22:00:57 +0000 Lucas Willard 47218 at http://wamc.org Berkshire Voters to Choose Middle Register of Deeds in Democratic Primary McEneny Declines Party Endorsement, Won’t Seek Reelection http://wamc.org/post/mceneny-declines-party-endorsement-won-t-seek-reelection <p>It&#39;s the end of an era in Albany.&nbsp; WAMC&#39;s Tristan O&#39;Neill reports...<br /><br />&quot;I will not be accepting that nomination.&quot;<br /><br />After 40 years in government and 20 years in the New York State Assembly, Jack McEneny has declined the Democratic Party&#39;s endorsement for another term...<br /><br />&quot;I think after 20 years, it&#39;s time.&nbsp; There must be something magical about the number.&nbsp; Congressman McNulty made it 20 years and Senator Nolan hit 20 years. Now I have my 20 years.&nbsp; I think it&#39;s time to pass the torch.&quot; &nbsp; Thu, 29 Mar 2012 13:22:39 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 35691 at http://wamc.org McEneny Declines Party Endorsement, Won’t Seek Reelection