A conversation with Delaware Senator Chris Coons

Listen 00:48:44

Guest: Senator Chris Coons

Congress has been back in session for only a few weeks, but already the House and Senate are tackling a number of important issues including the Iran deal, are expecting a visit from His Holiness Pope Francis on Thursday, and are facing the possibility of yet another looming budget battle. In this hour of Radio Times, guest host Mary Cummings-Jordan speaks with Delaware Senator CHRIS COONS about several issues facing the nation and his home state Delaware. We’ll discuss the Syrian refugee crisis, the Iran deal, President Obama’s trip to Africa earlier this year, a potential Joe Biden run for president, the Voting Rights Act, and the state of Congress.

Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

It will take 126,000 members this year for great news and programs to thrive. Help us get to 100% of the goal.