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    Republican Nan Hayworth, a one-term Congresswoman who lost her reelection bid in 2012, is trying to get back to Washington.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Hayworth tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that immigration reform needs to happen for the good of the country.

    Republican Nan Hayworth, a one-term Congresswoman who lost her reelection bid in 2012, is trying to get back to Washington. But will she support Speaker John Boehner if she does?

That’s the subject of today’s Congressional Corner conversation between WAMC’s Alan Chartock and Hayworth, who is challenging Democrat Sean Patrick Maloney of the 18th district.

    It’s time for another election cycle.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that there’s too much money in politics.

  2014 begins with a rare budget agreement in Washington, but the next election cycle is already here.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson — a Republican from the 19th district — tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his bipartisanship should be a benefit.

    The new year means a new election cycle.

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 Massachusetts gubernatorial race is starting to heat up.

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    With the new year comes yet another election cycle.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Democrats have a chance to retake the House.

Albany County Election Results

Nov 6, 2013

City of Albany Mayor:

Katherine M. Sheehan [D]

City of Albany Treasurer:

Darius Shanhinfar [D]

Albany Council Member - Ward 1:

Dorcey L. Applyrs [D]

Albany Council Member - Ward 2:

Vivian Kornegay [D]

Albany Council Member - Ward 4:

Kelly R. Kimbrough [D]

Albany Council Member - Ward 5:

Mark Robinson [D]

Albany Council Member - Ward 6:

Richard S. Conti [D]

Hudson Valley Voters To Choose County Executives

Nov 5, 2013

In New York, voters in three counties in the Hudson Valley will decide on county executive races. Just one of the races includes an incumbent.

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It’s Election Day! So we’re going to talk about some key races and controversial propositions on this year’s ballot with special guest, Capitol New York Senior Reporter Jimmy Vielkind.

    Jonathan Alter is an analyst and contributing correspondent for NBC News and MSNBC. He is a former senior editor and columnist for Newsweek, where he worked for twenty-eight years, writing more than fifty cover stories.

His new book, The Center Holds, tells the story of one of the most momentous contests in American history, the Battle Royale between President Obama and his enemies from the 2010 midterms through the 2013 inauguration.

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