Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Congressional Corner with Maurice Hinchey - Part 1

Maurice Hinchey, member of the United States House of Representatives
Credit United States Congress

The new Congress is without a familiar face from the Hudson Valley. In today’s Congressional Corner, retired New York representative Maurice Hinchey tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his 20 years in Washington have flown by.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 3, 2013

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch - Part 3

The GOP has long championed entitlement reforms.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells Alan Chartock that Medicare should not be tampered with.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch - Part 2

Despite President Obama’s re-election, Democrats were unable to re-take the House.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells Alan Chartock that Republicans must work with the other side sooner or later.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon December 31, 2012

Congressional Corner with Peter Welch - Part 1

Despite President Obama’s re-election, Democrats were unable to re-take the House.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells Alan Chartock that Republicans must work with the other side sooner or later.

Congressional Corner
9:50 am
Fri December 28, 2012

Congressional Corner with Carolyn Maloney - Part 3

Syria is only the latest trouble spot in the Middle East. 

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Carolyn Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the U.S. must be careful when embracing the opposition.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu December 27, 2012

Congressional Corner with Carolyn Maloney - Part 2

Republicans were able to keep the House in the elections. 

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Carolyn Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that it’s incumbent on the parties to work together for the American people.

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Congressional Corner
9:50 am
Wed December 26, 2012

Congressional Corner with Carolyn Maloney - Part 1

The next Congress will take office in just a few days. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Carolyn Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that life in the minority can be a challenge.

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Congressional Corner
9:50 am
Fri December 21, 2012

Congressional Corner with Sean Patrick Maloney - Part 3

While Democrats have called for tax reform, Republicans are pushing to change entitlement programs.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Democratic representative-elect Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Social Security should not be blamed for the U.S. debt.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Congressional Corner with Sean Patrick Maloney - Part 2

The new Congress will be sworn-in in two weeks. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Democratic representative-elect Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is undergoing a smooth transition with his former opponent, Republican Nan Hayworth.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed December 19, 2012

Congressional Corner with Sean Patrick Maloney - Part 1

Election Day sent some new faces to Washington.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic representative-elect Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that middle class voters helped him defeat Republican Nan Hayworth in New York’s 18th district.

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