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A new poll finds there is overwhelming support in Massachusetts for a high-speed rail passenger rail line between Springfield and Boston.

Once-ascendant right-wing parties in Europe appear to be on the defensive.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, wraps up his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Democrats are eager for the next election.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, continues his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ testimony this week is still being digested by official Washington.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Some of the big battles in Washington are going to involve the Western Massachusetts House representative.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science wraps up his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Elected officials in Massachusetts are learning how to deal with the Trump administration.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science continues his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

President Trump’s poll numbers are a source of worry for the White House.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

What does Donald Trump’s election mean for the Supreme Court?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science concludes his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

With the Clinton era over, who will lead the Democrats going forward?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, continues his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Another national election, another case of bad polling.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock what happened.

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         A majority of Massachusetts voters support legalizing marijuana and oppose expanding the number of charter schools in the state, according to results of a new a poll released this morning.

      The first of three scheduled debates between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is tonight. 

       Much of the nation is expected to tune in for the 90 minute debate.

       To find out what’s at stake for the candidates, WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Tim Vercellotti, political science professor and director of the Western New England University Polling Institute.

Is this a post-truth election?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, concludes his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

If you’re a Massachusetts voter, you have more to decide on than just the presidential race.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about four ballot questions.

On Monday, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will debate for the first time.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock what he’s watching for.

  Can the Republicans keep control of Congress?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that the Democrats are charging hard.

  Does a bloody sock qualify you for the U.S. Senate?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock about Elizabeth Warren’s possible opponent in 2018.

  So far, 2016 has been a highly unusual election.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock pollsters have their hands full this cycle.

  Political junkies spend the days before November poring over the latest polls.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that respondents should be discerning.

  Tim Vercellotti, political science professor and director of the Western New England University Polling Institute, is in London for a university summer program.

He has had a front row seat for the so-called “Brexit” referendum campaign.

British voters go to the polls Thursday to decide whether to remain in the European Union.

  Vice President Joe Biden remains popular with Democrats, but he’s out of the 2016 race.

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 Biden’s time has passed. 

  The governor of Massachusetts is no fan of Donald Trump.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

Voters in Massachusetts support legalizing marijuana and expanding the number of charter schools in the state, according to a new poll by Western New England University.  Both issues are likely to appear on the November ballot in Massachusetts. 

A new poll by Western New England University finds Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders wound trounce potential Republican presidential opponents in Massachusetts voting. 

WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with polling institute director and political science professor Tim Vercellotti.

  Can Senator Sanders still become President Sanders?

That’s the question on today’s Congressional Corner with Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, and WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

  Donald Trump is long past the point of merely being a novelty.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

  The Supreme Court could be down a member for another 12 months.

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 most Americans want a new justice on the bench. 

  Massachusetts’ Congressional delegation is stocked with Democrats. So why is the governor a Republican?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, and WAMC’s Alan Chartock try to figure it out. 

  In just a few days, primary voters will help whittle the presidential field.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Tim Vercellotti, director of the Western New England University poll and professor of political science, looks back on the race so far with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

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