Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti

  Western Massachusetts cities are vying for the state’s lone casino license for that region.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that polling shows a demographic split among residents.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti

  Ted Kennedy and John Kerry are names of the past when it comes to Massachusetts’ Senate delegation.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Senator Elizabeth Warren is unusually popular nationally.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti

  Congress’ unpopularity has hung over the summer recess.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that compromise has become poisonous to many GOP representatives.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays

    It may be early, but the 2016 horse race is already under way.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that primaries make the eventual nominee better.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays

    Immigration reform is one of the hottest topics of Congress’ summer recess.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that many Republicans are worried about facing primaries.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays

    Don’t look now, but another fiscal cliff could be on the horizon.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that another showdown is possible this fall.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed August 7, 2013

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch

    In a polarized capitol, an unusual alliance has emerged between two Northeasterners.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his partnership with New York Republican Chris Gibson.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue August 6, 2013

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch

    Immigration reform remains the subject of fierce debate in Washington.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is confident a deal can be struck.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch

    Income for the vast majority of Americans has stagnated.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the middle class is being ill-served on many counts.

Congressional Corner
9:35 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson

    In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock what happens when a Congressional representative takes a stand against the leadership.

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