Carolyn McCarthy

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What Next for Gun Control Advocates?

Monday, April 29, 2013

A longtime proponent of stricter gun laws, New York Representative Carolyn McCarthy considers how the effort to push for tougher gun regulations is likely to move forward, after the S...

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Newtown Sparks Gun Debate, But Will Anything Change?

Monday, December 17, 2012

Last week's school shooting in Newtown has sparked a debate on gun control, with many arguing within hours and days that the massacre should be politicized to prevent similar events f...

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Gun Violence and the Colorado Shooting

Monday, July 23, 2012

New York Congressman Carolyn McCarthy (D-4th), longtime gun control advocate, reacts to the Colorado movie theater shooting.

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What The Giffords Shooting Means For Washington

Monday, January 10, 2011

Jonathan Alter talks about the Arizona shootings and what this means for Washington. Alter is a correspondent for Newsweek, a columnist for Bloomberg News and The Daily Beast, an analyst for NBC News and MSNBC, and author of The Promise: President Obama, Year One (now in paperback).  He is joined by Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY4).

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Hour 2: 30 Issues - Higher Ed

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Students in the room discuss the pressures they feel as they look towards graduation. Then, discussing the cost of college, as well as Obama and McCain's platforms on college affordability and student loans, are

Michael Dannenberg, Senior Fellow in Education Policy Program at the New ...

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DNC Coverage: Hour 1

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

WNYC Political Director, Andrea Bernstein, and Professor Sheryll Cashin of Georgetown University, author of The Agitator's Daughter, react to last night’s speeches, including one by Senator Hillary Clinton.

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New York Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy (D-4) on her experience at the convention ...

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