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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.

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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.

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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.

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The last days of the Trump administration are just as hectic as the first.

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 January 4.

Sandra Lindsay, left, a registered nurse and Director of Critical Care at Northwell Health, is the first person to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, December 14, 2020
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A New York state assemblyman plans to introduce legislation barring elected officials from getting a COVID-19 vaccine ahead of priority groups. It comes after various members of Congress have received the vaccine ahead of frontline workers and others.

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Election Day has come and gone, so what did we learn?

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 November 23.

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Public health officials say passing the mashed potatoes to grandma isn’t worth the risk this year.

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 November 23.

Rep. Tonko official portrait 2019
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The coronavirus pandemic rages on.

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

This interview was recorded September 28.

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President Trump is about to make a third appointment to the Supreme Court.

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 September 28.

Rep. Tonko official portrait 2019
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The New York Times reports President Trump pays almost nothing in taxes.

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 September 28th.

3D printer in UAlbany's "Maker Space" at Draper Hall.
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Friday was National Manufacturing Day. In a virtual forum with their local Congressman, Capital Region manufacturers shared some of their experiences with adapting to a new normal during the pandemic and how they’re preparing for the future. 

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How long should politicians stay in the game?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Republican candidate Liz Joy of New York’s 20th district wraps up her conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Liz Joy
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Will the next Congress favor a new round of COVID relief?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Republican candidate Liz Joy of New York’s 20th district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Liz Joy
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A Capital Region Republican is trying to unseat Rep. Paul Tonko in New York’s 20th district.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Liz Joy speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Long before the September 18th death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, at least one congressional candidate in New York was talking about expanding the Supreme Court. Now, as President Trump has nominated conservative Amy Coney Barrett, other Democrats are considering the same, among other options.

No matter where you live, cuts are probably coming.

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.

America has not limited the spread of COVID-19.

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

The U.S.-Russia relationship has taken another turn.

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

The coronavirus pandemic has ravaged nursing homes.

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

It is a dark time in the United States.

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

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.

Even with the coronavirus outbreak, it’s still a presidential election year.

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

The coronavirus represents a new challenge.

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

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

Congressman Paul Tonko
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Another election year is here, but is climate change a top issue?

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.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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Our continent will soon have a new trade deal.

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

Congressman Paul Tonko
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The third presidential impeachment trial in American history has begun.

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

Congressman Paul Tonko
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The holiday season is an important time for consumer protection.

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.

A note to listeners — this segment was recorded just before the Thanksgiving holiday.

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