Congressional Corner

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.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon August 18, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

    Massachusetts has produced national candidates from Dukakis to Kerry to Romney.

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 the vice presidency is not out of the question for outgoing Governor Deval Patrick.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Congressional Corner With Brad Hays

  November is getting closer, which means election season is getting into full swing.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays and WAMC’s Alan Chartock discuss some key races in the WAMC listening area.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Congressional Corner With Brad Hays

  Several important cases could be making their way to the Supreme Court.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock what he has his eye on.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Congressional Corner With Brad Hays

  The final days of the Supreme Court’s term were a flurry of high-profile cases.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about some of the key decisions.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon August 11, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

  Health care remains a political flashpoint.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock his bill on skilled nursing deserves a vote.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri August 8, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

    Russia continues to confound American leaders.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that readiness on the part of U.S. forces is important.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu August 7, 2014

Congressional Corner With Joe Courtney

  Election Day is three months away. 

In today’s Congressional Corner, Connecticut representative Joe Courtney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that a Republican takeover of the Senate would be bad news.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed August 6, 2014

Congressional Corner With Bill Owens

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    What should the U.S. do about the influx of Latin American refugees?

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that this issue can’t be about politics.

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