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Book cover for "Persist" by Elizabeth Warren and photo of Elizabeth Warren
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In her new book, "Persist," Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls for the transformational change that was her platform in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.

Senator Elizabeth Warren and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey will be in conversation tonight for a virtual event for the Odyssey Bookshop.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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Election season isn’t far off. Again.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded May 3.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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Not everyone was in the room where it happens when President Biden addressed Congress for the first time.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded May 3.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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New York’s House delegation is decreasing again.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded May 3.

Congressman Antonio Delgado
Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

Upstate New York’s Congressional districts are big and getting bigger.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th district wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 29.

Congressman Antonio Delgado
Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

American Rescue Plan funding is being distributed.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th district continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 29.

Congressman Antonio Delgado
Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

President Biden has addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 29.

Congressman Joe Courtney
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Another election is on the horizon.

In today’s Congressional Corner, WAMC’s Alan Chartock wraps up his conversation with Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney, a Democrat from the 2nd district.

This conversation was recorded April 27.

Congressman Joe Courtney
http://courtney.house.gov/biography/

A tragedy in Indonesia has reverberations in the U.S.

In today’s Congressional Corner, WAMC’s Alan Chartock continues his conversation with Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney, a Democrat from the 2nd district.

This conversation was recorded April 27.

Congressman Joe Courtney
http://courtney.house.gov/biography/

President Biden is delivering his first speech to a joint session of Congress tonight, with special coverage beginning at 9 on WAMC.

In today’s Congressional Corner, WAMC’s Alan Chartock speaks with Connecticut Representative Joe Courtney, a Democrat from the 2nd district.

This conversation was recorded April 27.

Congressman Mondaire Jones
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Citizens United has changed American politics.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Mondaire Jones of New York’s 17th district wraps his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 16.

Congressman Mondaire Jones
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The events of January 6 continue to reverberate.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Mondaire Jones of New York’s 17th district continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 16.

Congressman Mondaire Jones
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Voters in New York’s 17th district have a new Congressman, who isn’t wasting any time.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Mondaire Jones speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded April 16.

Rep. Peter Welch
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Georgia’s new restrictive voting measures have mobilized Democrats across the country.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont Representative Peter Welch continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This conversation was recorded April 8th.

Rep. Peter Welch
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In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont Representative Peter Welch continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This conversation was recorded April 8th.

Rep. Peter Welch
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President Joe Biden has hit the ground running.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Vermont Representative Peter Welch speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This conversation was recorded April 8th.

David Hawkings
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The Senate is run by a New Yorker who has to thread the needle.

In today’s Congressional Corner, David Hawkings of The Fulcrum wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

David Hawkings
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President Biden took over at a time of crisis.

In today’s Congressional Corner, David Hawkings of The Fulcrum continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

David Hawkings
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President Joe Biden’s top priority is now law.

In today’s Congressional Corner, David Hawkings of The Fulcrum speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressman Richard Neal
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President Trump is out of office but his legal woes remain.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Representative Richard Neal of the 1st district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 25.

Congressman Richard Neal
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What does a $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill mean for Western Massachusetts?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Richard Neal of the 1st district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 25.

Congressman Richard Neal
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Democrats are taking a victory lap after approving the COVID aid bill.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Massachusetts Democrat Richard Neal of the 1st district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview with was recorded March 25.

Tim Vercellotti
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Do Americans want a $15 minimum wage?

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

This interview was recorded March 16.

Tim Vercellotti
Western New England University / Western New England University

Do Americans want a $15 minimum wage?

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

This interview was recorded March 16.

Tim Vercellotti
Western New England University / Western New England University

Joe Biden’s first 100 days have been a time of crisis for the country.

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.

This interview was recorded March 16.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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What’s the difference between 51 and 60?

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, wraps up his interview with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 15.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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President Biden has his first big win.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 15.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 15.

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney
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Will scrapping the filibuster come back to hurt the Democrats?

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This conversation was recorded March 10.

Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney
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Democrats finally got power, and now they want to keep it.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat from the 18th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This conversation was recorded March 10.

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