Rutgers University http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner with Ross Baker - Part 2 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-ross-baker-part-2-2 <p>Already a national figure, New Jersey governor Chris Christie emerged from Sandy and the election as a 2016 contender. In today’s Congressional Corner, Rutgers University political science professor Ross Baker tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Christie has been a pragmatic Republican in a mostly blue state.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 52861 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Ross Baker - Part 1 http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-ross-baker-part-1-2 <p>With the election in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look ahead to the incoming class. In today’s Congressional Corner, Rutgers University political science professor Ross Baker tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that despite their losses, Republicans are anything but irrelevant going forward.</p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 52860 at http://wamc.org