Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon January 14, 2013

Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson - Part 2

In today’s Congressional Corner, NY Representative Chris Gibson speak with Alan Chartock about the “fracturous” Republican Party.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson - Part 1

Republican Representative Chris Gibson of the 19th District of New York, voted against his party on the recent payroll tax increase measures. In today’s Congressional Corner, he speaks with Alan Chartock about why he did so - and about how going against one’s party works.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 10, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 3

After years of incoming flak, the polling industry regained some credibility in the 2012 presidential election.

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 it’s time to look ahead to 2014 .

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 9, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2

Massachusetts is likely to have yet another new U.S. Senator.

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 the compressed calendar will make the coming special election a sprint.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue January 8, 2013

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 1

The fiscal cliff negotiations went up to the last minute – and past the last minute.

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 the resolution was only a temporary respite.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Congressional Corner with Maurice Hinchey - Part 2

For the first time in a generation, the Hudson Valley has a new representative in Washington. In today’s Congressional Corner, retired New York representative Maurice Hinchey tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is proud of the stances he took in Congress.

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.

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