Congressional Corner

  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.

  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.

  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.

    It’s one of the biggest nights in politics.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney discusses his expectations for the State of the Union with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

    For Congressman Chris Gibson, it’s the beginning of the end.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Gibson tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his goals for his final term.

  John Boehner was reelected as Speaker of the House, but no thanks to New York Representative Chris Gibson.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock why.

  Another regional representative is leaving the House of Representatives.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock he may be eyeing new horizons. 

  Massachusetts has produced another national political figure.

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 Senator Warren is a rising star.

  The Deval Patrick era is over.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, takes a look at the new Baker administration in Massachusetts.

  President Obama says there’s plenty left to do before he leaves office.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, takes a look at the year ahead.

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