Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed October 31, 2012

Congressional Corner with Bill Owens - Part 1

By this time next week, the election will be decided. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens — a Democrat running for reelection in the new 21st district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that dealing with tax reform is high on the list of what needs to be done next in Washington.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue October 30, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Bob Dieterich - Part 2

No matter who controls Washington after the election, major issues await. In today’s Congressional Corner, Bob Dieterich – the Republican candidate for New York’s new 20th district seat currently held by Democrat Paul Tonko — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he is ready to contribute solutions.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon October 29, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Bob Dieterich - Part 1

The election is just days away.  In today’s Congressional Corner, Bob Dieterich – the Republican candidate for New York’s new 20th district seat currently held by Democrat Paul Tonko — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his campaign is in good shape.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue October 23, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Julian Schreibman - Part 3

Indirectly or directly, families become part of all campaigns. In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Julian Schreibman — who is running against incumbent Republican Chris Gibson in New York’s new 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about the influence his family has had on his life.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Julian Schreibman - Part 2

Many candidates for Congress come from a background in law. In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Julian Schreibman — who is running against incumbent Republican Chris Gibson in New York’s new 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his career as a prosecutor has readied him for Washington.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu October 18, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Julian Schreibman - Part 1

As election day nears, the stakes are high for the region’s candidates. In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Julian Schreibman — who is running against incumbent Republican Chris Gibson in New York’s new 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his race getting closer by the day.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed October 17, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Sean Patrick Maloney - Part 2

The economy is the election’s decisive issue even down-ticket. In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he expects people to vote against Republicans such as his opponent in New York’s new 18th district, New York Representative Nan Hayworth.

Congressional Corner
10:35 am
Tue October 16, 2012

Congressional Corner with candidate Sean Patrick Maloney - Part 1

Election Day is just a few weeks away. In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that voters should support him over New York Representative Nan Hayworth in the new 18th district.

Congressional Corner
12:50 pm
Sat September 29, 2012

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 3

The race to replace retiring Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman is neck-and-neck. 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 wrestling executive Linda McMahon has improved after a 2010 drubbing.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2

With the debates on the horizon, the presidential election is drawing ever closer. 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 can’t decipher everything about an election.

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