Politics

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Mon June 18, 2012

"The Obamians: The Struggle Inside the White House to Redefine American Power"

We welcome acclaimed author James Mann and speaks with him about his new book, The Obamians: The Struggle Inside the White House to Redefine American Power.

The Roundtable
9:35 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Kinky Friedman "Goes Bipolar" at The Linda

Kinky Friedman joins us in Studio A prior to his show at The Linda tonight. In the second part of the interview, we're joined by Dr. Amy Love and Brian Molnar, musicians who are traveling with Kinky.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays - Part 2

The Citizens United ruling has changed the electoral picture. In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Supreme Court has tacked to the right in recent decades.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu June 14, 2012

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays - Part 1

The Clinton question is looming over the presidential election. In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the relationship between President Obama and former President Clinton remains fragile.

The Roundtable
10:09 am
Thu June 14, 2012

David Sanger - "Confront and Conceal"

We welcome David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times, and speak with him about his new book, Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power.

Congressional Corner
12:47 pm
Sat June 2, 2012

Congressional Corner with Bill Owens - Part 3

President Obama’s same-sex marriage endorsement was a landmark moment for gay rights. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he doesn’t see such social issues as national concerns.

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Congressional Corner with Bill Owens - Part 2

As in 2008, there is chatter about Secretary of State Hillary Clinton joining the Democratic ticket. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he isn’t privy to high-level discussions about how to beat former Governor Romney.

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Fri June 1, 2012

E. J. Dionne

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Thu May 31, 2012

Congressional Corner with Bill Owens - Part 1

The election season is well underway — from the White House on down. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Bill Owens tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that getting to know his new district has been a major undertaking.

Congressional Corner
10:59 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Congressional Corner with Chris Gibson - Part 3

The upstate New York economy is always a concern. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Chris Gibson tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that President Obama’s recent visit to the region is a sign that the area is building an important reputation.

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