Albany, NY – Congressional Quarterly's David Hawkings joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the Mark Foley scandal, the hot House and Senate races, and some recent bills passed by the House.
Albany, NY – New York's Michael McNulty joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the war in Iraq, potential changes to the election laws, and what it's like to serve on the powerful ways and means committee.
Albany, NY – Louise Richardson is the Executive Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, a senior lecturer in government at Harvard and a lecturer on law at Harvard Law School. But her world view was shaped growing up in Ireland, in a region that produced many terrorists. Her latest book is called, "What Terrorists Want: Understanding the Enemy, Containing the Threat." Susan Arbetter asked her about her childhood...
Albany, NY – William Cohen was the 20th United States Secretary of Defense under President Clinton and was a member of the house and Senate for 24-years before that. Since leaving office, he has headed up the Cohen Group.
Albany, NY – William Cohen was the Secretary of Defense under President Bill Clinton. That term came after serving more than 24-years in the Congress and Senate. His latest project is a novel, Dragon Fire, about a fictional Secretary of Defense.
Albany, NY – Warren Redlich is a Republican running for Congress in the 21st district of New York against incumbent Michael McNulty. He joined Alan in the Congressional Corner to discuss his "Stop Wasting Money Campaign," foreign policy, and tort reform.