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Sen. Chuck Schumer: It's "imperative" the full report be made public

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer just spoke to reporters about special counsel Robert Mueller's report. Schumer again called for the report's release. “Now that the special counsel Mueller has submitted his report to the attorney general it is imperative for Mr. Barr to make the full report pu


Schumer, Pelosi: Mueller report must be made available to the public

WASHINGTON — The top two Democrats in Congress Friday called on Attorney General William Barr to make Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s final report on potential collusion between members of the Trump campaign and Russian officials available to the public.


Schumer Calls For Lower Tariffs On Wine To Canada

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer visited a north country winery Thursday afternoon to talk about tariffs. Schumer greeted Thousand Islands Winery owner Stephen Conaway and other members of the Thousand Islands Seaway Wine Trail.


What Chuck Schumer can learn from Nancy Pelosi

Chuck Schumer aligned his two index fingers. “Nancy and I are close. We’re tight as a drum,” he told Vox during a wide-ranging recent interview. The gregarious Senate minority leader finally has a partner in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as he tries to take on President Donald Trump and Senate Majority


Schumer renews push to name Senate building in honor of McCain

Washington (CNN) — Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer announced on Wednesday that he plans to renew his push to name a Senate office building in honor of the late Sen. John McCain.


Chuck Schumer: No White House 'sneak preview' of Mueller report

Senate Minority leader, Senator Chuck Schumer says it's "imperative" to make the full report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller public. The top Senate Democrat says "the American people have a right to the truth." (March 22)


Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the filibuster, 2020, and Medicare-for-all

Chuck Schumer is one part of the Chuck-and-Nancy team leading the united resistance against President Donald Trump and, if the 2020 election breaks right for Democrats, the Senate majority leader-in-waiting.


While Trump keeps ripping McCain, late senator’s supporters push back

PHOENIX – As President Donald Trump continues criticizing John McCain, the late Arizona senator’s supporters are pushing back. Even Sen. Martha McSally, who garnered Trump’s support during her unsuccessful run against Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, has weighed in on behalf of the man whose seat she


The Schumer "Shomer Israel" fraud

Time and again, over and over, we have heard from our dear brother and senator, Charles Schumer, that his name, Schumer, is from “shomer,” guardian. He has been telling his audiences at yeshiva dinners and similar type of functions that he is the “Shomer Israel,” the guardian of Israel.


Pelosi, Schumer urge FBI investigate massage parlor owner's ties to Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer urged FBI Director Christopher Wray to open an investigation into Florida massage parlor owner Li “Cindy” Yang and her alleged connection to President Trump.


Top Democrats Call for Public Release of Mueller Report

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer say, "The American people have a right to the truth." House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Chuck Schumer say it's "imperative" to make the full report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller public.


Schumer Calls For Vote On Nominees To International Joint Commission

ROCHESTER, NY (WXXI) – The commission that oversees the Great Lakes still has vacant positions, and Senator Chuck Schumer is calling for congress to vote on current nominees.


Siena poll: Favorability ratings for Cuomo, Schumer are up

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Sen. Chuck Schumer have higher favorability ratings in the latest Siena poll. According to the poll, Cuomo's is up to 46-48 percent, compared to the previous rating of 43-50 percent in February.


Local officers, Schumer announce support for drug detecting device

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Senator Chuck Schumer was in Albany on Monday to announce his support for funding policing agencies with a portable tool to detect drugs while in the field. This comes days after a Vermont State Trooper overdosed after handling heroin during a traffic stop.


Schumer meets with Stacey Abrams about possible Senate bid for Georgia seat

Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democrat who narrowly lost her race for governor in 2018, met Friday with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who is trying to recruit her to run for the Senate next year, according to two sources with knowledge of the meeting.


Sen. Schumer in Albany to discuss new technology to aid police in fighting the opioid epidemic

ALBANY – New York State Senator Chuck Schumer was in Albany Monday to talk about new technology that will help keep law enforcement safe while fighting the opioid crisis. Senator Schumer said there have been more than 200 opioid deaths in the Capital Region since 2016.


Schumer Calls for CUBRC to be National Leader in Hypersonics

BUFFALO (WBEN) - Senator Chuck Schumer paid a visit to Buffalo Thursday to call for increased investment in CUBRC, an independent not-for-profit research facility that focuses on the development of hypersonic military technology.


Deal Reached To Keep Alcoa In Massena

A 7-year deal to keep Alcoa's Massena plant open has been reached. Early Thursday afternoon, U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer first announced Alcoa reached an agreement with the New York Power Authority to continue receiving low-cost hydroelectric power for its aluminum smelting operation.


Schumer scolds Trump budget cuts

CAPITAL REGION, N.Y. — U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-NY, highlighted how the Trump administration’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2020 slashes funding for a number of key programs that Capital Region communities and the middle class depend upon.


Schumer slams Trump’s veto to terminate emergency declaration

WASHINGTON – Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer Friday slammed President Donald Trump’s decision to veto a resolution that would have terminated the national emergency declaration he declared to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.