congressman joe courtney http://wamc.org en Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-11 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Farm Bill still has to be completed.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the agriculture industry in his district is waiting.</p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 82634 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-10 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The impact of President Obama’s speech on surveillance last week remains to be seen.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that massive data collection among American citizens is troublesome.</p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 82633 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-9 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>After months of gridlock in Washington, a budget agreement was reached.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there’s good news for the Nutmeg State in the deal.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 82632 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-8 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Washington could be headed for another standoff over spending.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he hopes Republicans won’t push to shut down government.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 72467 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-7 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>President Obama has targeted college costs and student loan debt in recent addresses.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that students are about to get a break.</p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 72464 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-6 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Military action in Syria could mean a new chapter in the Middle East.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there are no good options for the U.S.</p><p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 72462 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-5 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage rulings marked a new era for the country.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney discusses the decisions with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.</p><p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 69489 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-4 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Ten years after the start of the Iraq War, the U.S. is still grappling with its military role in the Middle East.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney describes his Armed Services Committee work with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.</p><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 69488 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney http://wamc.org/post/congressional-corner-joe-courtney-3 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The sequester has led to cuts across the country.</p><p>In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his district’s military presence makes the cuts even worse.</p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:50:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 69486 at http://wamc.org Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney