morning commentary

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the upcoming fund drive, North Korea responses possible from the UN council, and upcoming effects from Hurricane Jose.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the upcoming fund drive, President Donald Trump's proposed deal with Democrats on DACA, and his tweet depicting hitting a golf ball off of the head of Hillary Clinton.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's agreement with congressional Democrats on the debt ceiling, Hurricane Irma, and Donald Trump Jr.'s upcoming meeting with the senate committee.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Donald Trump's decision to end the DACA program, Hillary Clinton's new book further fracturing the Democratic party, Hurricane Irma, and North Korea's nuclear arsenal as an obstacle to China.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses impending nuclear negotiations with North Korea, what's on the agenda as Congress returns to Washington, and President Trump's decision on DACA.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses issues stemming from Hurricane Harvey flooding, the possibility of paths for Hurricane Irma, President Trump's priorities in the budget negotiation process, and the latest news of Trump's connections to Moscow and Russian officials.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses yesterday's fund drive for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, differing opinions on Trump's ban on transgender military, and Congressional Republicans tax reform plans. 

Alan Chartock

Dr. Alan Chartock discusses WAMC's upcoming fund drive today to support the victims of Hurricane Harvey, President Trump's visit to Houston, and developments in the fight to fix gerrymandered districts.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses our upcoming fund drive to raise money for Hurricane Harvey victims, and the politics of a recovery bill package for U.S. Senators.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, President Donald Trump's pardon of ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's apparent separation from the President.

Alan Chartock

Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's rally in Phoenix, Arizona, a New York Times story with comments from Senator Mitch McConnell, and Trump's potential pardoning of Sheriff Joe Arpaio.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the solar eclipse, President Trump's announcement regarding war strategy in Afghanistan, his rally tonight in Arizona, and continuing controversy surrounding his presidency. 

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses last night's Democratic mayoral debate, the terror attack in Barcelona, and the ousting of former Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino from the Buffalo school board.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's rhetoric following the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, a witness coming forward in the Russia investigation, and an assurance by South Korea that there will be no war between the U.S. and North Korea.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Donald Trump's comments to reporters yesterday at Trump tower, suggesting that counter protestors in Charlottesville on Saturday were equally responsible for the violence that took place.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's delayed response to the events over the weekend in Charlottesville, VA, heightened tensions within the Democratic party in the New York state senate and Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

Aug 14, 2017
Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the violent protests in Charlottesville, and special prosecutor Robert Mueller's probe into White House officials.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses escalating tension and rhetoric between President Donald Trump and North Korea, and Trump's comments regarding Russia's dismissal of U.S. diplomats and Mitch McConnell's failure to pass a healthcare bill.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses threats from North Korea to fire nuclear missiles, developments in the investigation into collusion with the Trump campaign and the Russian government, comments about race by State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Donald Trump's threats to unleash "fire and fury" upon North Korea, and Cynthia Nixon's comments on a possible run for Governor.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses a new government study on climate change and the effects Americans are seeing now, Trump's polling numbers and vacation, and the number of solo press conferences the President has held.

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

Aug 7, 2017
Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the increasing tension in Asia between China and North Korea, and New York Senator John Flanagan's statement about his recent alcoholism recovery.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the development of a grand jury in the Russia collusion investigation, and the impacts this may have on Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Donald Trump's polling numbers, a new proposed immigration restrictions bill, and pushback from Russia after sanctions are signed into law.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the state of national healthcare, and President Donald Trump's comments on a campaign meeting with a Russian lawyer.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses news that President Donald Trump dictated his son's statement on a meeting with a Russian lawyer, the ousting of Anthony Scaramucci, and President Trump's comments at a police rally last week.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Donald Trump's new chief of staff John Kelly, North Korea launching a missile, and Vladimir Putin dismissing U.S. diplomats in Russia.

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

Jul 27, 2017
Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the progress of a GOP healthcare bill, President Donald Trump's tweet about banning transgender individuals from the military, and his comments about how upstate New Yorkers looking for jobs should move to Wisconsin where a new contract is being finalized to open a plasma screen factory. 

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses Trump's comments on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's executive order on voter registration.

Alan Chartock

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses Trump's claim of complete power to pardon himself and his family, the politicalization of testimony and the Russia investigation, new White House communication director Anthony Scaramucci, and continued issues with MTA transit.

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