Congressman Chris Gibson

Hudson Valley News
1:22 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

HV Congressmen Size Up Obama's Foreign Policy Shift

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President Obama delivered the graduation speech at West Point Wednesday, and with it, a foreign policy change of direction. Now, two Congressmen from the Hudson Valley from different sides of the aisle are weighing in.

President Obama’s speech outlined a shift to more collaboration and less combat on the international stage. He says the U.S. must lead on this stage, and the military is the backbone of this leadership.

“But U.S. military action cannot be the only, or even primary, component of our leadership in every instance,” President Obama said.

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Hudson Valley News
10:27 am
Sat May 24, 2014

NY Congressman Introduces Lyme Disease Research Bill

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A New York congressman has authored legislation to improve Lyme disease research efforts.

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Hudson Valley News
3:31 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

NY Congressional Candidate Launches Site Against Opponent

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A Congressional candidate in New York has launched a website targeted at his opponent, alleging consistent double talk. The incumbent Republican is hitting back. 

Well-heeled Democrat Sean Eldridge explains why he launched TheRealChrisGibson.com.

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Hudson Valley News
10:59 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Congressman Gibson Officially Kicks Off Re-Election Campaign

Credit Allison Dunne, WAMC

A New York congressman is kicking off his re-election campaign for the 19th district Tuesday night.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri April 4, 2014

Congressional Corner With Chris Gibson

  November’s midterms mean the 2016 election is just around the corner.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — and WAMC’s Alan Chartock talk national politics.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed April 2, 2014

Congressional Corner With Chris Gibson

    In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — and WAMC’s Alan Chartock continue their discussion of Russia and Ukraine.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Congressional Corner With Chris Gibson

    What should the U.S. do about Ukraine?

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he found himself in the extreme minority on that question in the House last week.

Hudson Valley News
6:58 am
Tue February 25, 2014

NY Congressman Gibson Receives An Endorsement

A congressman from New York’s Hudson Valley has received an endorsement.

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New York News
3:51 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

Congressmen React to SOTU

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President Barack Obama’s 2014 State of the Union address last night included several initiatives for the year.

President Obama: "Tonight, this chamber speaks with one voice to the people we represent: it is you, our citizens, who make the state of our union strong."  

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon January 13, 2014

Congressional Corner With Chris Gibson

    South Sudan is the latest global hot spot.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the U.S. should support African and UN efforts there.

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