Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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    In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens and WAMC’s Alan Chartock discuss Secretary Robert Gates’ recent memoir.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon February 10, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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  Congressman Bill Owens of New York has survived three close elections.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his decision to retire from the House doesn’t mean he’s afraid of a fourth.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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    A Farm Bill compromise is finally in sight.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that compromise can leave both sides somewhat unhappy. The two spoke Tuesday, one day before the House passed the Farm Bill.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

    The Farm Bill still has to be completed.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the agriculture industry in his district is waiting.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

    The impact of President Obama’s speech on surveillance last week remains to be seen.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that massive data collection among American citizens is troublesome.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

    After months of gridlock in Washington, a budget agreement was reached.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there’s good news for the Nutmeg State in the deal.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu January 23, 2014

Congressional Corner With Elizabeth Esty

    Is American manufacturing ready for a rebirth?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Democrat Elizabeth Esty tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that she has been working hard on the issue.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Congressional Corner With Elizabeth Esty

    Recent troubles with commuter rail, including a fatal crash, have officials concerned.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Democrat Esty tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that she wants a rail safety hearing.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Congressional Corner With Elizabeth Esty

    Connecticut Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty took office just after Newtown.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Esty tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that not enough gun reform has taken place since then.

Congressional Corner
10:35 am
Mon January 20, 2014

Congressional Corner With Peter Welch

  All of a sudden, we’re approaching another election.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont representative Peter Welch tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Democrats are facing an uphill climb to retake the House.

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