The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Rep. Steve Israel on Midterms 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.