Jim McGovern http://wamc.org en Rep. McGovern: Cantor's Replacement Even Worse http://wamc.org/post/rep-mcgovern-cantors-replacement-even-worse <p>Massachusetts Congressman Jim McGovern, a Democrat from the Second District, says his fellow progressives shouldn’t celebrate House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s loss in a Virginia primary too much. Speaking on WAMC’s Congressional Corner program, McGovern says he didn’t think it was possible to be more conservative than Cantor. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:53:02 +0000 Ian Pickus 92457 at http://wamc.org Rep. McGovern: Cantor's Replacement Even Worse Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-jim-mcgovern-1 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Immigration talk has gone from talk of a border-length fence to a pathway to citizenship.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he supports comprehensive reform.</p><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 63501 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-jim-mcgovern-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>After redistricting, Congresspeople are exploring their new districts.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his area has expanded, but he’s happy with the new terrain.</p><p> Wed, 01 May 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 63500 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-jim-mcgovern <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Voters are heading to the polls in today’s special election primaries for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he will support whichever Democrat wins.</p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 63499 at http://wamc.org Massachusetts House Delegation Backs "Fiscal Cliff" Deal http://wamc.org/post/massachusetts-house-delegation-backs-fiscal-cliff-deal <p></p><p>The all Democratic Massachusetts House delegation voted for the compromise to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff.&nbsp; By the very nature of compromise there were good things and bad things in the bill in the view of Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal.&nbsp; He called a&nbsp; yes vote " the&nbsp; responsible position".</p><p> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 19:32:50 +0000 Paul Tuthill 54925 at http://wamc.org Massachusetts House Delegation Backs "Fiscal Cliff" Deal