Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Congressional Corner With Peter Welch

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  The Keystone pipeline has been a rallying point for Republicans and a non-starter for the White House.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his thinking on the issue.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Congressional Corner With Paul Tonko

  The latest Washington standoff threatens funding for Homeland Security.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Paul Tonko tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Republicans are playing politics.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri February 13, 2015

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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  The Koch brothers want to spend almost a billion dollars on the 2016 election.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Citizens United led us down this path.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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  New York’s political class was stunned by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s arrest.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock the allegations are “personally offensive.”

Congressional Corner
10:35 am
Mon February 9, 2015

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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  Human trafficking is an often unseen scourge.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his anti-trafficking bill.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 30, 2015

Congressional Corner With Chris Murphy

  It’s a new era of U.S.-Cuba relations.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that from his perch on the Foreign Relations Committee, it was time for a change.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 29, 2015

Congressional Corner With Chris Murphy

  President Obama wants to make community college free for some students.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the idea should be supported.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 28, 2015

Congressional Corner With Chris Murphy

  The founders designed the Senate to be the more contemplative chamber of Congress.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that longer terms make life in the Senate less harried.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 23, 2015

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

  Parts of our region play a major role in the country’s naval defenses.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about Electric Boat.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 22, 2015

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

  Barack Obama still has two years as president, but Democrats are scarcer down the street.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about life in the minority.

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