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      Winds of change may have blown over some of the Massachusetts political landscape Tuesday, but a longtime incumbent prevailed in a Democratic primary for Congress in the western part of the state.

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Polls are open until 8 p.m. in Massachusetts today as voters narrow the field of Democrats and Republicans competing for federal, state, and county offices in the November general election.

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       One of the most watched races in western Massachusetts next Tuesday will be for the Democratic nomination in the state’s 1st Congressional District.  Many see in it elements of the national struggle over the future of the Democratic Party. It pits a white male incumbent against a woman of color, who is also a Muslim.

The White House has a new approach to trade.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal of the first House district wraps up his interview with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The Farm Bill is being reconciled.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal of the first House district continues his interview with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The Democratic Party is hoping to win back the House.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal of the first House district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

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The NAACP Berkshire County Branch says Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first Massachusetts district, has declined an invitation to debate his primary rival in Pittsfield.

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     Labor leaders from across Massachusetts met in Springfield Monday to discuss a national problem that could prevent millions of workers from collecting pensions they’re counting on in retirement.

Immigration continues to be a divisive political issue.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal wraps up his interview with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal continues his latest conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The Democratic Party is going through some changes.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

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Western Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal says that there’s a public relations campaign being waged against Special Counsel Robert Mueller. 

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     Federal funds are flowing into a workforce development program for high school dropouts in western Massachusetts.

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It is a busy period in Washington: House Speaker Paul Ryan is leaving office, the Mueller investigation is heating up, and foreign policy matters are once again in the forefront. Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal of the first House district spoke with WAMC News.

The State Department is going through some turmoil.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first House district, wraps up his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

November looms over the rest of the year in Washington.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first House district, continues his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The V.A. is undergoing a leadership change.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first House district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

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    There was not much hope for bipartisan compromise on major issues going into last night’s State of The Union address by President Trump and it appears those low expectations were met. 

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A Springfield attorney has announced her campaign for the westernmost Congressional seat in Massachusetts. It will be difficult to unseat longtime Representative Richard Neal.

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   A venerable bus company founded in Springfield, Massachusetts is moving its corporate headquarters to the city’s Union Station, which is rapidly filling with tenants less than a year after it was restored and reopened.

The Russia investigation appears to be gaining steam.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

The GOP tax overhaul plan is being met with some skepticism.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

The president’s responses to mass killings have been anything but consistent.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

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The $95 million restoration of Union Station in Springfield, Massachusetts has won an award for historic preservation.

Neal To Hold Requested Town Hall In Pittsfield

Sep 11, 2017
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Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first House District, will hold a town hall in Pittsfield Friday. Neal faced some criticism this year from some Western Massachusetts residents and editorial pages who claimed Neal didn’t visit rural areas of the region often enough. WAMC’s Berkshire Bureau Chief JD Allen sat down with Richard Brown, of the Sheffield Democratic Town Committee, and Susie Kaufman – both Democratic activists who helped make the town hall happen.

Neal To Talk Tax Reform At Williams College

Aug 22, 2017
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Congressman Richard Neal, the ranking Democrat on the House Ways and Means Committee, will discuss tax reform in Williamstown, Massachusetts in September.

One the architects of the Northern Ireland peace process died recently.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, wraps up his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

The administration says investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election are fake news.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, continues his discussion with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

Senator John McCain’s crucial vote halted the latest health care repeal bill.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal, a Democrat from the first district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock. 

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Democratic Congressman Richard Neal plans to hold a town hall event in Pittsfield in September. 

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