massachusetts

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.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

  Massachusetts is entering a new political era.

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 Beacon Hill is getting a major overhaul.

New England News
10:20 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Casinos Get Green Light In MA

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Massachusetts voters soundly rejected a ban on Las Vegas-style gambling Tuesday allowing casino projects to move forward in Springfield and eastern Massachusetts.   WAMC’s Paul Tuthill reports.

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New England News
9:27 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

MA Voters Say No To Expanded Bottle Bill

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts voters have turned down a proposal calling for the first expansion of the state's bottle-deposit law since it took effect more than three decades ago.

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New England News
9:20 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Galvin Wins Another Term As MA Secretary Of State

BOSTON (AP) — Secretary of State William Galvin has easily won election to another term as Massachusetts' top elections official, defeating Republican challenger David D'Arcangelo.

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New England News
8:05 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Markey Wins In MA

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BOSTON (AP) — Democrat Edward Markey has been elected to a full six-year term in the U.S. Senate representing Massachusetts.

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WAMC Programs
3:06 pm
Tue October 28, 2014

The Book Show #1371 - Chrysler Szarlan

  Chrysler Szarlan’s debut novel, The Hawley Book of the Dead, introduces us to Revelation Dyer. Together, she and her husband Jeremy have three daughters, a beautiful home, and a world-famous Las Vegas magic act.

But Reve has many secrets, secrets that have not only shaped her past but now threaten her family.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed September 24, 2014

Congressional Corner With Nan Hayworth

  Former Hudson Valley Congresswoman Nan Hayworth says she deserves another shot.

In today’s Congressional Corner, the ex-Republican Representative tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock the U.S. must be strong against the terror group the Islamic State.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Congressional Corner With Jim McGovern

    Massachusetts voters last week sent Martha Coakley and Charlie Baker to the general election for governor.

In a Congressional Corner interview recorded the day after the elections, Massachusetts Representative Jim McGovern tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock he thinks Coakley will make a strong candidate.

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