Congressional Corner

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  The Iran nuclear deal has been both applauded and renounced.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that ultimately, Iran cannot be allowed to have nuclear weapons.

  Greece appears to be off the brink once again.

But in today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the saga is far from over.

  Many House Democrats broke ranks with the White House over trade.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about what he calls “NAFTA on steroids.”

  Horse racing is enjoying a banner year with its first Triple Crown winner in nearly four decades, but the sport still has plenty of problems.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about a bill of his that would clean up the game.

  Denied recognition during his lifetime, Henry Johnson recently received the nation’s highest military honor.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about Albany’s favorite son.

  Our foreign policy is often discussed in absolutes.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that we need to embrace “smart power” principles.

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  Anger, hurt, exasperation — the emotions in Charleston after the recent shooting are familiar in our region.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that it’s past time for reform.

  Hillary Clinton has picked up a lot of early support in the Northeast.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the former New York Senator is the best choice for president.

  Hudson Valley utility customers have been facing a rate hike.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that federal regulators are misguided.

  Each day brings more terrible headlines from the Middle East.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that a new war is out of the question.

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