congressman jim mcgovern

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri March 6, 2015

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

  The Keystone XL pipeline is more than just a proposal: it’s become a political battleground.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan that the debate is overblown.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu March 5, 2015

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

  Childhood obesity has become a national crisis.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his work on the House Agriculture nutrition subcommittee.

Hudson Valley News
1:26 pm
Wed March 4, 2015

NY Congressional Reps React To DHS Funding Legislation

Six Republican members of the New York congressional delegation banded together for Tuesday’s vote to support funding the Department of Homeland Security through the remainder of the fiscal year. They say cutting off funding in retaliation for President Obama’s executive action on immigration was inappropriate.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed March 4, 2015

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

Washington has avoided the last funding cliff.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Department of Homeland Security should never have faced defunding. This interview was recorded Monday before the House voted late Wednesday.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

  In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about his upbringing.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed December 10, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

  November’s elections cost Democrats control of the Senate.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Democrats need to inspire voters to turn out in midterm elections.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue December 9, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

    Massachusetts voters picked a Republican for governor in November.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock he thinks Democrats ran a weak campaign nationwide.

New England News
12:10 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Congressional Democrats Hopeful President's Actions Will Spur Reform

Credit whitehouse.gov

During a primetime address Thursday, President Obama outlined executive actions to provide temporary relief to some five million undocumented immigrants living in the United States. The issue has generated heated debate, but little movement by Congress.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

    The U.S. is looking for ways to pressure Russia over Ukraine.

In a Congressional Corner interview recorded last Wednesday, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock Putin can’t be trusted.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

    The U.S. is weighing what action to take against ISIS.

In a Congressional Corner interview recorded last Wednesday, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock the Congress should have a chance to weigh in.

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