Congressional Corner

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue September 2, 2014

Congressional Corner With Aaron Woolf

    The North Country is choosing a new Congressional representative now that Bill Owens is retiring.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic candidate Aaron Woolf tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock he is confident he will win.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Congressional Corner with Chris Murphy

  A U.S. Senator is always on call.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his transition from the House.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu August 28, 2014

Congressional Corner With Chris Murphy

  College costs have reached emergency status for many Americans.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the industry needs a paradigm shift.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Congressional Corner with Chris Murphy

  The last time he appeared on this program, Connecticut U.S. Senator Chris Murphy was in the House of Representatives .

In today’s Congressional Corner, Murphy tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he has enjoyed the transition to the upper chamber.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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    Voters in the Hudson Valley are liable to throw incumbents out.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he’s confident he has a better record than his November opponent.

Congressional Corner
10:35 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Congressional Corner With Sean Patrick Maloney

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  Human trafficking is a widespread problem, but it also happens here.

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

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Congressional Corner With Elise Stefanik

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  New York’s border with Canada is a major issue for the 21st Congressional district.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Republican candidate Elise Stefanik tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock retiring Congressman Bill Owens deserves credit for his attention to border issues.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Congressional Corner With Elise Stefanik

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  The North Country will soon be represented by a political newcomer in Congress.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Republican Elise Stefanik tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock her generation is ready to serve.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

  Springfield has been banking on casino gambling, but voters in November could overturn the law.

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 a grassroots repeal effort is gaining steam.

One note on this segment: after Alan’s conversation with Tim Vercellotti, the federal government informed Massachusetts that it would not need space to house the Central American immigrants.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

  Who will be the next governor of Massachusetts?

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 Attorney General Martha Coakley is looking for redemption.

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