On Monday night, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced that 50 senators now endorse a measure to overturn the FCC's controversial decision to repeal the net neutrality rules. In addition to all 49 Democratic senators, one Republican,...Show More Summary
Playbook: “Aides to House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-TX) and House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) are continuing to talk and are likely to meet this afternoon to [...]
The Senate Minority Leader has “no doubt” Trump made his “shithole countries” remark, but says he still has a chance to do the right thing on DACA.
In November, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer promised that a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would pass by the end of 2017. The DACA program, which was terminated by Trump this fall, provides legal protections for 800,000 undocumented young people, also known as DREAMers, who were brought to Americans as […]
South Dakota's top Senate Democrat has proposed new legislative rules that would have the nonpartisan legislative staff agency conduct investigations into allegations of harassment. Senate Minority Leader Billie Sutton outlined … Click to Continue »
This story was originally published by Undark. Late last month, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer took a break from the tax bill debate to talk with reporters about genetics. In a press conference, the New York senator criticizedShow More Summary
IF CORPORATE TAX CUTS ARE SO BAD, WHY ARE THE BLUE STATES SLASHING THEIRS? Leave it to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York and other blue state officials to provide yet another illustration of utter hypocrisy in politics. Shortly after Congress approved the largest tax cut in American history and the most significant […]
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi speak to reporters on December 13, 2017. democracy_rules.jpg A fter a grueling year in the political wilderness, Democrats see...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and other key Senate Democrats blasted the GOP tax legislation one day after President Donald Trump signed it into law. Schumer said the Republican party has led with a credo of "help the rich, hurt the middle class." (Dec. 21)
"We believe you're messing up America. You could pay attention for a couple of minutes" Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer asks for order during debate over GOP tax bill on Senate floor. pic.twitter.com/NeGgV28qvV— NBC News (@NBCNews) December 20, 2017
Ahead of Senate Republicans’ vote early Wednesday to pass a deeply unpopular piece of tax legislation that will add a whopping $1.4 trillion to the national debt, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) warned Republicans that they were “messing up America.” This article originally appeared on HuffPost. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The Senate minority leader told off Republicans just before the crucial vote on the tax bill.
Schumer told off Republicans just before the crucial vote on the tax bill.
To the editor: I recently wrote to my congressman and senators as well as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) with a suggestion. (“GOP tax bill: A short-term buzz that promises a killer hangover,” editorial, Dec. 19) In the same...
The federal government is acting too slowly to protect transit facilities from suicide bombers, according to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.
Following the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) vote to repeal Title II regulations and net neutrality guidelines for internet service providers (ISPs), US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said he will force a vote on a bill that would restore net neutrality, and prevent ISPs from blocking or throttling traffic. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday threw his support behind legislative efforts to restore so-called net neutrality.
Media Matters reports: Right-wing media trolls Mike Cernovich and Chuck Johnson promoted a forged document that accused Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) of sexually harassing a former staffer, then quickly walked back their claims when the document was reported to police as a forgery. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) says the Republican tax proposal is “an anti-suburban tax bill” because it would reduce how much homeowners can deduct in state and local taxes, the Washington Post reports. Said Schumer: “The suburbs are swinging [...]
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) contacted Capitol Police on Tuesday after his office became aware that news networks had received copies of a forged document accusing the senator of sexual harassment.