Jim McGovern

New England News
1:53 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Rep. McGovern: Cantor's Replacement Even Worse

Massachusetts Congressman Jim McGovern, a Democrat from the Second District, says his fellow progressives shouldn’t celebrate House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s loss in a Virginia primary too much. Speaking on WAMC’s Congressional Corner program, McGovern says he didn’t think it was possible to be more conservative than Cantor.

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Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

  Immigration talk has gone from talk of a border-length fence to a pathway to citizenship.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he supports comprehensive reform.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed May 1, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

  After redistricting, Congresspeople are exploring their new districts.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that his area has expanded, but he’s happy with the new terrain.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Tue April 30, 2013

Congressional Corner with Jim McGovern

  Voters are heading to the polls in today’s special election primaries for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democratic Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he will support whichever Democrat wins.

New England News
2:32 pm
Wed January 2, 2013

Massachusetts House Delegation Backs "Fiscal Cliff" Deal

The all Democratic Massachusetts House delegation voted for the compromise to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff.  By the very nature of compromise there were good things and bad things in the bill in the view of Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal.  He called a  yes vote " the  responsible position".

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