John McCain

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on President Trump's new lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. Dr. Chartock also discusses John McCain's spirit as the Arizona U.S. Senator battles brain cancer.

Senator John McCain’s crucial vote halted the latest health care repeal bill.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Arizona U.S. Senator John McCain faces a hard road ahead as he battles a brain tumor. The Republican, who ran for president in 2008 and who was held as a prisoner of war by the North Vietnamese, has been diagnosed with glioblastoma.

1/27/14 Panel

Jan 27, 2014


  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, political consultant Libby Post and University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao.

Topics include:
State of the Union Preview
Obama on Sexual Abuse
Woman off Ventilator
Mall Shooting
Liberal McCain

This commentator has always believed that age was never a guarantor of complaint or bad manners nor was it an established signal for curmudgeonly behavior.  So it’s especially upsetting to find oneself setting a graphic example of what he has criticized.