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Eliot Engel

Eliot Engel appears in the following:

Local Reps React to the President's Plan for ISIS

Friday, September 12, 2014

Congressmen Eliot Engel and Hakeem Jeffries discuss the President Obama's decision to expand the U.S. military's role in fighting ISIS.

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A Democrat Against the Iran Deal

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Eliot Engel, Democratic congressman representing parts of the Bronx and Westchester, discusses what he has called the "disappointing" deal with Iran and his concerns that it does not go far enough in removing that country's nuclear capability.

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U.S. Deal With Iran Worries Some Allies, Congress

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

For the first time in three decades, the U.S. and Iran are engaged in dialogue that could fundamentally change the nature of the relationship between the two countries. But Israel and Saudi Arabia don't like the deal, and several Congress members from both parties are skeptical. Congressman Eliot Engel, ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, joins The Takeaway to discuss the deal the Obama administration is considering.

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Representative Engel on Syria Debate

Friday, September 13, 2013

Hon. Eliot Engel, Congressman (D-17th) representing parts of The Bronx, Westchester and Rockland counties, discusses his views on the debate over whether Congress should authorize military action in Syria.

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The Role of Rhetoric

Monday, January 10, 2011

James Fallows, national correspondent for The Atlantic, looks at the uses and possible consequences of inflammatory political demagoguery.  Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY 17) joins the discussion.

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Health Care Reform & New York State

Friday, March 12, 2010

Democratic Congressman Eliot Engel from the 17th district (parts of the Bronx, Westchester and Rockland counties) and author of a recent Daily News op-ed talks about what is needed in the health care bill to help New York State and ensure his vote.

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Rest for the Weary

Friday, March 12, 2010

The superintendent of a Rockland County school district has read the studies that show teenagers are sleep-deprived and wants to start high school later in the day. She talks about her plan and how it’s been received in the community. Plus, U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel (D-17th) says he might vote ...