Sen. Charles Schumer says Republicans want divorce from Grover NorquistRepublicans want a "divorce" from Grover Norquist and his no-tax-hike pledge, Sen. Chuck Schumer said on the Senate floor on Tuesday.
Chuck Schumer Promises Push for Sandy Aid Will Include Storm Protection ...Senator Chuck Schumer discussing post-Sandy federal aid at the Capitol Building yesterday with Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Kirsten Gillibrand.
1 Schumer urging travel operators to help bail out studentsChuck Schumer is urging travel operators to help bail out students and school administrators whose winter vacation plans have been dashed by further fallout from Hurricane Sandy.
Fix the Debt Group Says Schumer Mischaracterized Its PositionLiz Lynch. Chuck Schumer in a hearing on March 5, 2009. The Fix the Debt coalition says Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer mischaracterized its position while talking to reporters on Thursday. During a Capitol Hill press conference, a confident Schumer ...
Sen. Chuck Schumer says he's restarting immigration reform talks with Sen ...Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Sunday that he will be making a renewed push for reforms to the nation's immigration laws along with Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.
Klobuchar introduces bill to limit metal theftKlobuchar introduces bill to limit metal theft. U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar introduced bipartisan legislation to crack down on the growing problem of metal theft.
Schumer: Ball Is Now In GOP's CourtChuck Schumer (D-NY) released a statement on Thursday night urging Speaker John Boehner to make a counter offer and lay his cards on the table.
Chuck Schumer mocks Karl Rove over GOP lossesChuck Schumer ridiculed Karl Rove Thursday morning for the failure of his big-spending outside group American Crossroads to deliver both the Senate majority and the White House to Republicans.
Schumer optimistic about 'cliff' dealNew York Sen. Chuck Schumer said Friday he was optimistic that Congress will reach a compromise on the fiscal cliff and added that he believes House Speaker John Boehner is indicating he's open to a deal.
New York Senator Chuck Schumer talks about fiscal cliff but ignores job creationIn a Sunday appearance on Meet the Press, Democrat, Senator Charles Schumer, voiced cynicism about the possibility of raising enough revenue to reduce the deficit without a substantial tax increase on the rich.
Schumer takes lead on Sandy relief billChuck Schumer said his aides are crafting a bill to provide supplemental relief for victims of Superstorm Sandy and expects to have it finished "early next week.
Schumer: Republicans will lose if push for repealSchumer: Republicans will lose if push for repeal. Schumer: Republicans will lose if push for repeal. Personal Post · Email · Tumblr · Reddit · Stumbleupon · Digg · Delicious.
Schumer Criticizes Obama Administration For Failing To Designate China A ...Chuck Schumer criticized President Barack Obama Tuesday for failing to designate China a currency manipulator. Earlier Tuesday, the Treasury Department released its semi-annual report on exchange rate policies and declared China an offender, keeping ...
Schumer pushes for new tech diplomasSen. Chuck Schumer said the goal of the initiative was to increase high school graduation rates and connect New Yorkers with jobs in manufacturing, nanotechnology and biosciences by training them to fill positions in the emerging fields.
Schumer: Insurance companies to pay for 'every legitimate claim in the wake of ...Sen. Chuck Schumer warned insurance agencies Sunday not to lobby to have Sandy reclassified as a hurricane in order to charge hard-hit homeowners higher deductibles.
Schumer Pushes Federal Tax Credits for Historic BuildingsBuffalo, NY (WKBW) - Senator Chuck Schumer came to Buffalo on Tuesday afternoon, announcing a plan to redevelop historic buildings.
NY mayor seeks more disaster aid for Sandy victimsNew York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, right, accompanied by Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, to discuss disaster relief funds for Superstorm Sandy.
Schumer: Voters Want CompromiseChuck Schumer predicts more cooperation in the next session of Congress than the partisan atmosphere that defined Capitol Hill following the 2010 midterm elections.
Sen. Schumer Adamant 15% Tax On Carried Interest Be Raised To 35%Chuck Schumer in the lobby of the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, Mass. He told me that the tax reform package must include a provision to raise the 15% capital gains rate on the "carried interest" of hedge funds and private equity groups that became a ...
FCC to Look at Improving Cell Service After Future DisastersSenator Chuck Schumer is known for pushing populist issues that may have otherwise flown under the radar, and last weekend, he didn't disappoint.