White House

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Wed May 21, 2014

5/21/14 Panel


  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao and Times Union Associate Editor, Mike Spain.

Topics include:
McConnell & Tea Party
More GM Recalls
VA White House Woes
Pat Sajak - Really?
Defense Bill
Mice Run for Fun
TU Stories

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Thu May 1, 2014

5/1/14 Panel


  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany professor and Investigative Journalist Rosemary Armao and Daily Freeman Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld.

Topics include:
Minimum Wage Filibuster
NYC Teacher Deal
White House on Execution
Facebook Data Limits

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Congressional Corner With Tim Vercellotti

    John Boehner recently sat down with the president at the White House for a rare meeting.

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

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Fri December 20, 2013

"Days Of Fire: Bush And Cheney In The White House" By Peter Baker

    In Days Of Fire: Bush And Cheney In The White House, Peter Baker, Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, takes us on a gripping and intimate journey through the eight years of the Bush and Cheney administration in a tour-de-force narrative of a dramatic and controversial presidency.

6:40 am
Fri October 4, 2013

Police Probe Capitol Hill Car Chase; 1 Woman Dead

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Law enforcement authorities are investigating why a Connecticut woman tried to breach a White House barrier, setting off a high-speed car chase that put the Capitol on lockdown and ended with her being killed by police.

The harrowing chase Thursday unfolded between two national landmarks and briefly shuttered the chambers where lawmakers were debating how to end a government shutdown. It also stirred fresh panic in a city where a gunman two weeks ago killed 12 people.

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Vox Pop
3:59 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Vox Pop : Open Forum – The Cyber Secession Movement : 11/13/12

Following the reelection of President Barack Obama last week, the residents of 32 states, at last count, have filed petitions online asking that they be allowed to secede from the United States and form their own sovereign governments.

Statements filed for Texas and Louisiana have the most virtual signatures in support of their petitions, enough so that, according to the “We the People” web page, White House staff will review them and forward them to the proper policy experts.

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