The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published in The Brian Lehrer Show Rep. Steve Israel on Midterms Listen 25 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/363316/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (C), swears in the newly elected members of the first session of the 113th Congress in the House Chambers January 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Mark Wilson / Getty) i U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-NY3), head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, talks about the upcoming midterm elections and their effect on current legislative priorities.