partial government shutdown

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

Feb 13, 2019
Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses whether President Trump will veto a bipartisan border agreement reached by Senate and House negotiators, and the president's Tuesday meeting with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. He also comments on the Mueller investigation, and a 2016 dinner Paul Manafort reportedly had with a Russian political operative. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses a border deal reached "in principle" by House and Senate negotiators Monday night, and opposing rallies held by President Trump and Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke. He also comments on a new Siena poll reporting a drop in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's favorability rating. 

WAMC, Allison Dunne

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado held a town hall Friday night in Dutchess County as President Trump was signing a bill to reopen the government for three weeks. Agreement to temporarily end the record-long shutdown came without money for a border wall.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the short-term solution to the partial government shutdown, and what that means for President Trump. He also comments on the arrest of longtime Republican operator and confidant of President Trump, Roger Stone, and the kickoff of Senator Kamala Harris' presidential campaign. 

Dr. Alan Chartock's Morning Commentary

Jan 25, 2019
Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the failure of two competing deals in the Senate to end the partial government shutdown Thursday. He also weighs in on Nancy Pelosi's performance so far as Speaker of the House, and former Vice President Joe Biden's qualities as a potential presidential candidate. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump postponing his State of the Union until the end of the partial government shutdown. He also comments on Michael Cohen's delayed congressional testimony, and the New York state Legislature passing the Jose Peralta New York State Dream Act.  

Courtesy of Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro

With the record-long government shutdown in its second month, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro says his county is feeling the effect. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne spoke with Molinaro about those impacts, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s state of the state address and whether he’ll seek another term as county executive.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses a pair of votes scheduled in the Senate for Thursday on competing bills to end the partial government shutdown. He also comments on New York state legislators passing the Reproductive Health Act to codify Roe v. Wade into state law, and the Supreme Court's first gun rights case in nine years. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses New York state leaders' plans to codify Roe v. Wade into state law, and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposal for a commission to review universal health care. He also comments on the government shutdown, which has reportedly cost the American economy almost as much as the $5.7 billion President Trump demands for a southern border wall. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's cancellation of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Afghanistan, in response to Pelosi's call that he postpone his State of the Union address during the government shutdown. He also comments on a New York Times report that the Trump administration likely separated thousands more children from their families at the southern border than initially claimed.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's citing of security concerns in her call for President Trump to postpone his State of the Union address during the partial government shutdown. Chartock also comments on his recent Roundtable interview with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo about the Democrats $178 billion state budget proposal. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses an FBI inquiry into whether President Trump was secretly working on Russia's behalf, and the ongoing effects of the partial government shutdown. He also announces WAMC's Locked Box Challenge, which starts today.  

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses President Trump's visit to the southern border Thursday, and a New York Times report saying the ongoing partial government shutdown is straining the president's support in rural farming communities. He also comments on his recent interview on ethics reform with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the partial government shutdown, and a Wednesday negotiation session between President Trump and legislative leaders that resulted in the president walking out. He also comments on the Mueller investigation, and reports that U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is expected to leave the Justice Department. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock comments on President Trump's Oval Office address regarding border security Tuesday night. He also discusses the Mueller investigation, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's $100 million spending proposal to care for undocumented immigrants and other New Yorkers who cannot qualify for health insurance. 

WAMC's David Guistina speaks with Miles Reed, Editor of The Daily Gazette, about a lack of TSA delays at Albany International Airport despite the partial government shutdown, and a record number of boat inspections conducted at Lake George in an effort to prevent invasive species.

Democratic New York Congresswoman Nita Lowey was at Westchester County Airport  Tuesday, criticizing the partial federal shutdown and bemoaning its impact on transportation security officers. Her call to end the shutdown comes as President Trump plans to address the nation Tuesday night about his push to build a wall at the U.S. border with Mexico.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock comments on President Trump's threats to declare a national emergency in order to work on his desired border wall, and the ongoing partial government shutdown. He also discusses  Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's interview on "60 Minutes." 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the official election of Rep. Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House, and those Democrats who refused to vote for Pelosi, including New York Rep. Anthony Brindisi. 

WAMC, Allison Dunne

Just before being sworn in to represent New York’s 19th Congressional District, Antonio Delgado held a conference call with reporters today. Delgado answered a wide range of questions, from constituent services to the partial government shutdown.

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock comments on Rep. Nancy Pelosi taking over as Speaker of the House, and the continuation of the partial government shutdown. He also discusses Wednesday's interview with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, in which Cuomo said former Vice President Joe Biden would make a good presidential candidate for 2020. 

The government remains closed, but a new outlet is watching.

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

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the partial government shutdown in light of Democrats taking control of the House. He also discusses potential candidates for the 2020 presidential election, following U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren's announcement an exploratory committee as she nears a likely run for the White House. 

NY Gov. Cuomo Issues Pardons

Jan 1, 2019
Governor Andrew Cuomo
Matt Ryan

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced clemencies for 29 New Yorkers who he says have demonstrated substantial evidence of rehabilitation. The Democrat says some of those given pardons or commutations are facing deportation from the U.S. for minor infractions. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock discusses the partial government shutdown going into 2019, and a recent report alleging the phone of President Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, was traced in Prague in 2016. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the partial government shutdown over funding for President Trump's desired border wall, as well as the recent downturn of the stock market. Dr. Chartock also discusses the New York Times article regarding the U.S. alliance with Saudi Arabia. 

Dr. Alan Chartock
Eric Korenman

WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock shares his thoughts on the resignation of Secretary of Defense James Mattis. Dr. Chartock also discusses the pending partial shutdown of the federal government.

NY Congressman Requests No Pay During Shutdown

Oct 3, 2013

A New York congressman from the Hudson Valley has requested that his pay be withheld in light of the partial federal government shutdown.