Politics

The Roundtable
10:00 am
Mon May 21, 2012

Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World

We welcome Ian Bremmer, founder and president of Eurasia Group, and speak with him about his book, Every Nation for Itself: Winners and Losers in a G-Zero World

Congressional Corner
11:04 am
Wed May 16, 2012

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal - Part 3

The presidential election is expected to be a toss-up. In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts representative Richard Neal tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that swing states like Florida and Ohio will be important as in past contests.

Congressional Corner
1:30 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal - Part 2

Many politicians nationwide have extolled railroad expansion as a possible boon to the economy. In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts representative Richard Neal tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Western Massachusetts is benefitting from new rail projects.

Congressional Corner
12:23 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Congressional Corner with Richard Neal - Part 1

Six months from now, the fall elections will be in the rearview mirror. In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts representative Richard Neal tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that he hopes to remain in the House of Representatives even as his district shifts to the west.

Congressional Corner
11:08 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 3

Massachusetts is in the midst of a Senate race receiving national attention. In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Senator Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren are neck-and-neck.

Congressional Corner
11:07 am
Thu May 10, 2012

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 2

Massachusetts is Mitt Romney’s home base, but the commonwealth is likely to go for Obama this fall. In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the presidential race will be a nail-biter.

Congressional Corner
12:56 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti - Part 1

Candidates are scrambling to get to know the new Congressional districts ahead of decisive primary elections. In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that fundraising remains key for any serious candidate. 

Congressional Corner
11:05 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Congressional Corner with Nan Hayworth - Part 3

George H.W. Bush in 1992 was the last president to lose his re-election campaign. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Nan Hayworth tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that Republicans are banding together to win in the fall, but are willing to work for all Americans.

Congressional Corner
11:10 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Congressional Corner with Nan Hayworth - Part 2

Gas prices are always a hot electoral issue. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Nan Hayworth tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that all Americans win when prices at the pump fall.

Congressional Corner
10:22 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Congressional Corner with Nan Hayworth - Part 1

Jobs and the economy are emerging as the key issues in the 2012 campaign. In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Representative Nan Hayworth tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that several steps should be taken to empower employers.


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