Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

    Criminal or hero, Edward Snowden has helped jumpstart a national conversation about spying.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is concerned about the government’s surveillance powers.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed July 24, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

    Sequestration is the law of the land.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the spending cuts have hurt Americans of all stripes.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

  George Zimmerman’s not guilty verdict stoked continued anger over Trayvon Martin’s death. In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he disagreed with the jury’s decision.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon July 22, 2013

Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney

    The Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage rulings marked a new era for the country.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney discusses the decisions with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney

    Ten years after the start of the Iraq War, the U.S. is still grappling with its military role in the Middle East.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney describes his Armed Services Committee work with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney

Congressman Joe Courtney

  The sequester has led to cuts across the country.

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.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal

    The sequester has led to cuts and furloughs across the land.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Richard Neal tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the across-the-board cuts were a bad idea to begin with.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal

  In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Richard Neal continues his discussion of tax reform with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu July 11, 2013

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal

  Members of Congress are once again tackling tax reform.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Richard Neal tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that corporate tax loopholes have eroded some of the public’s goodwill.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Congressional Corner with Paul Tonko

  It has been more than six months since the Newtown shootings.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is hopeful gun reform will come back around in Washington.

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