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Students from the DC area led a walk-out and rally on the U.S. Capitol to demand action by Congress on gun policy and school safety. Speakers included Montgomery County, Maryland high school students, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) along with congressional members representing Maryland, Connecticut and Florida. Sponsor: Montgomery County Students for Gun Control (MD)
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Guns, Children
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) attended a campaign rally in New Jersey in support of Jay Webber, a Republican running to fill the seat being vacated by Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ), who is retiring. Sponsor: Webber for Congress
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress, Elections
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and some of his Democratic colleagues also spoke with reporters following their weekly party caucus. Some of the issues discussed was the bill to change congressional harassment rules, and sanctions concerning the Chinese telecommunications firm ZTE. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and some of his Democratic colleagues also spoke with reporters following their weekly party caucus. Some of the issues discussed was the bill to change congressional harassment rules, and sanctions concerning the Chinese telecommunications firm ZTE. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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California Governor Jerry Brown and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg began planning a global climate conference after the Trump administration announced its intention last year to withdraw from the Paris Climate agreement. Thousands of leaders from all sectors of society from around the world gathered in San Francisco in mid-September, to showcase their climate action and to focus on lowering global emissions. Speakers included actor Harrison Ford, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, House...
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress, Climate Change, Environment
[LIVE] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speak to reporters in the Capitol about the government funding deadline and the status of pending legislation to keep the federal government open into 2019. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: mattis, mcconnell, pelosi, syria, ryan
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds a news conference on her party's legislative agenda in the final days of the 115th Congress. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: syria, donald
Source: Comcast Cable
Defense Secretary James Mattis honored outgoing House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) for his support of the U.S. armed forces. Both Secretary Mattis and Speaker Ryan delivered brief remarks at the ceremony. Sponsor: Department of Defense
Topics: paul ryan, ryan, wisconsin, afghanistan, washington, pentagon
Source: Comcast Cable
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C-SPAN talked with House Speaker Paul Ryan about the tax reform bill approved by Congress and signed into law by President Trump in late December. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: paul ryan, milwaukee, bermuda
Source: Comcast Cable
Landmark Cases explored Yick Wo v. Hopkins, a case in which a Chinese laundry owner challenged a discriminatory city ordinance. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the 14th Amendment's promise of equal protection extends to immigrants and citizens. Columbia Professor Mae Ngai and South Texas College of Law Professor Josh Blackman joined us for the program. Sponsor: C-SPAN,National Constitution Center
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Landmark Cases explored Yick Wo v. Hopkins, a case in which a Chinese laundry owner challenged a discriminatory city ordinance. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that the 14th Amendment's promise of equal protection extends to immigrants and citizens. Columbia Professor Mae Ngai and South Texas College of Law Professor Josh Blackman joined us for the program. Sponsor: C-SPAN,National Constitution Center
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talked to reporters about the GOP agenda for the remainder of 2018. He also touched on other topics including funding for the border wall and a potential government shutdown, the Mississippi Senate race and the upcoming G20 summit. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: russia, vladimir putin, mississippi, mexico, virginia, tijuana
Source: Comcast Cable
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that if there's a government shutdown, President Trump and Republicans would be to blame. He added that Democrats will be sticking to the $1.6 billion that was negotiated for the border wall. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on the Hill following a meeting with the Democratic caucus. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: mr. farr, north carolina, thomas farr, feinstein
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters about their legislative agenda following their weekly caucus at the Capitol. Among the issues discussed was legislation to overhaul Capitol Hill workplace harassment rules. The lead Republican negotiator of the bill, Senate Rules Chair Roy Blunt (R-MO), commented on the state of the legislation. This news conference began with remarks by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters about their legislative agenda following their weekly caucus at the Capitol. Among the issues discussed was legislation to overhaul Capitol Hill workplace harassment rules. The lead Republican negotiator of the bill, Senate Rules Chair Roy Blunt (R-MO), commented on the state of the legislation. This news conference began with remarks by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters about their legislative agenda following their weekly caucus at the Capitol. Among the issues discussed was legislation to overhaul Capitol Hill workplace harassment rules. The lead Republican negotiator of the bill, Senate Rules Chair Roy Blunt (R-MO), commented on the state of the legislation. This news conference began with remarks by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced that he's canceling the August 2018 summer recess in order to focus on several legislative items including appropriations bills and what he calls a "backlog" of nominations. He and several of his colleagues spoke to reporters following their weekly caucus at the Capitol. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: china, colorado, singapore, north korea
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer held a news conference following his weekly lunch meeting with Democratic senators. He took questions from reporters on a variety of topics including the U.S. embassy moving to Jerusalem, getting appropriations bills completed and the farm bill. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock,U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer held a news conference following his weekly lunch meeting with Democratic senators. He took questions from reporters on a variety of topics including the U.S. embassy moving to Jerusalem, getting appropriations bills completed and the farm bill. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock,U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders, including Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), held their weekly news conference following lunch with caucus members. Sen. Schumer said there is "renewed momentum" on the Dream Act following the recent government shutdown. In addition, he confirmed that he withdrew his offer to President Trump to discuss funding for the US-Mexico border wall. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders, including Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), held their weekly news conference following lunch with caucus members. Sen. Schumer said there is "renewed momentum" on the Dream Act following the recent government shutdown. In addition, he confirmed that he withdrew his offer to President Trump to discuss funding for the US-Mexico border wall. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joined other Senate Democrats on Capitol Hill to talk to reporters about President Trump's Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: kavanaugh, texas, klobuchar, donald trump, washington
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Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters on the legislative agenda for the week following their weekly party caucus lunch. All of the questions from reporters focused on the timing of confirmation votes for Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's nominee to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court left by retired Justice Anthony Kennedy. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) also spoke on the Kavanaugh nomination and the sexual assault allegations against the nominee. Sponsor:...
Topics: fbi, kavanaugh, ms. ramirez
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters after their weekly party lunches about their legislative agenda. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) reacted to President Trump's announcement to withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear accord, saying he does not see any evidence that Iran has violated the terms of the deal and says the action will divide the U.S. against its allies. Sen. Schumer voted against backing the deal in 2015. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Iran, Nuclear, Foreign Policy
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters after their weekly party lunches about their legislative agenda. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) reacted to President Trump's announcement to withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear accord, saying he does not see any evidence that Iran has violated the terms of the deal and says the action will divide the U.S. against its allies. Sen. Schumer voted against backing the deal in 2015. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Health Care
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY) said Democrats stand ready to sue the National Archives for documents regarding Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh's work in the White House during the G.W. Bush administration. Sen. Schumer's comments came during a news conference on Capitol Hill with reporters. Also joining him were Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI). Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: cavanaugh, blumenthal, kavanaugh, cavanagh, grassley
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) took questions from reporters on the status of Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court following sexual misconduct allegations against the nominee while in high school. The majority leader was joined by other GOP leaders. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topic: kavanaugh
Source: Comcast Cable
[LIVE] Senate Leaders spoke to reporters following party meetings. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Taxes
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[LIVE] Senate Leaders spoke to reporters following party meetings. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Russia, Legal Issues
[LIVE] Senate Leaders spoke to reporters following party meetings. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Federal Budget, Yemen
[LIVE] Senate party leaders hold news conferences following their weekly strategy luncheons. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Immigration
[LIVE] Senate party leaders hold news conferences following their weekly strategy luncheons. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Guns, Children
[LIVE] Senate party leaders take questions from reporters after holding their weekly strategy session with rank-and-file members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, North Korea, Nuclear, Economy
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Senate Republican leaders talked to reporters following their weekly party lunches on their legislative agenda, including the nomination of Gina Haspel to be the CIA director. During the news conference, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was informed of the president's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear agreement and said he looks forward to working with the president on the next steps. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
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Senate Republican leaders talked to reporters following their weekly party lunches on their legislative agenda, including the nomination of Gina Haspel to be the CIA director. During the news conference, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was informed of the president's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear agreement and said he looks forward to working with the president on the next steps. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. Leader McConnell told reporters he had met with Judge Kavanaugh earlier in the day and believed his nomination process would be in place by the fall. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
Topics: Senate Republican Leaders News Conference, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters on the legislative agenda. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said there would be a vote on the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. He and the other leaders criticized what they called stall tactics by Senate Democrats. Senator John Thune (R-SD), the chair of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, also talked briefly about progress of a reauthorization measure for the Federal Aviation...
Topic: fbi
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and his leadership team spoke with reporters after their weekly lunch with Senate Republicans. They talked about some of the details of the forthcoming hearing with Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accused him of a 1982 incident of sexual assault, Christine Blasey Ford. Leader McConnell said that Republican members of the Judiciary Committee, all of them male, had hired a female staffer to ask questions during the...
Topics: kavanaugh, feinstein
Source: Comcast Cable
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[LIVE] President Trump hosts his first White House state dinner for French President Emmanuel Macron. Sponsor: White House,C-SPAN
Topics: Paul Ryan, US House, US Congress
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[LIVE] Congressional Democrats join a rally at the U.S. Capitol to call for the end to tax cuts and for better health care. The rally is organized by a grassroots coalition, in coordination with marches to be held across the country. Sponsor: Tax March
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress, Taxes
Senators Schumer, McConnell, Corker, Flake, and others came to the floor to discuss government funding. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Federal Budget, Immigration
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opened the Second Session of the 115th Congress by welcoming the newest lawmakers, Alabama's Doug Jones and Minnesota's Tina Smith - both Democrats. He went on to discuss agenda items for the new session, and commented on Iran's latest developments, and Senator Orrin Hatch's decision to retire at the end of his term. He was followed by his Democratic counterpart, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer who also welcomed the newest Senators. Senator Schumer also...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opened the Second Session of the 115th Congress by welcoming the newest lawmakers, Alabama's Doug Jones and Minnesota's Tina Smith - both Democrats. He went on to discuss agenda items for the new session, and commented on Iran's latest developments, and Senator Orrin Hatch's decision to retire at the end of his term. He was followed by his Democratic counterpart, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer who also welcomed the newest Senators. Senator Schumer also...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke on the floor to open the week; he briefly touched on President Trump's budget and infrastructure proposals before turning to Immigration Policy. He laid out the structure for debate, and discussed elements of the plan that he supports. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: U.S. Senate Maj. Ldr. McConnell Lays Out Immigration Debate, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader McConnell spoke about the conduct of Democrats during the Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination process, saying that they keep "moving the goal posts." He declared again a final confirmation vote would happen on "this floor, this week." Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, mr. mcconnell
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell outlined his agenda for the next month in the Senate, specifically talking about government funding and spending priorites including defense and the military. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: U.S. Senate Majority Leader McConnell on Senate Agenda, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer outlined his priorities in regards to the Senate agenda and government funding; current spending authority expires January 19th. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mcconnell, colorado
Source: Comcast Cable
During the Senate Judiciary committee's confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Sen. Schumer came to the floor to speak on the nomination and related document requests. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, brett kavanaugh, trump, gorsuch
Source: Comcast Cable
New York Senator Chuck Schumer (D) came to the Senate floor to address the recently filed affidavit of Julie Swetnick accusing Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. He called on the GOP to immediately suspend proceedings on the nomination, the President to order an FBI investigation into the nominees background, and Judge Kavanaugh to withdraw his nomination. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, fbi
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Leader Mitch McConnell spoke about the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, mister, grassley
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell filed a motion to limit debate on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. He began by saying the Senate was receiving the results of the FBI report on sexual allegations against Brett Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mr. mcconnell, kavanaugh, brett m. kavanaugh
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke on the Senate floor announcing that the Senate will vote on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee this fall. He also spoke about the retirement and career accomplishments of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, anthony kennedy
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) praises the nomination and the record of Brett Kavanaugh to be a Supreme Court Justice. He criticizes the Democrats' for protesting whoever would be nominated. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topic: cavanaugh
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) praises the nomination and the record of Brett Kavanaugh to be a Supreme Court Justice. He criticizes the Democrats' for protesting whoever would be nominated. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, brett kavanaugh
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The Obama-era FCC rule on net neutrality came to an end following a Trump Administration decision to repeal it. On the Senate floor, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell celebrated the roll back of the Obama-era rule. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topic: obama administration
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell decried "uncorroborated decades-old" allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and then criticized how Democrats on the Judiciary Committee have handled the allegations of Christine Ford and lauded Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley's handling of the situation. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, grassley, brett kavanaugh, madam
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke about the hearing on the sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: cavanagh, mister
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) spoke on the floor about the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, noting that the allegations are 36 years old, that Kavanaugh denies them, and that Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein (D-California) has known about the allegations for weeks. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, brett kavanaugh, bret kavanaugh, grassley
Source: Comcast Cable
Sen. Minority Leader Charles Schumer calls for action on guns, and reads the names of the 17 students and staff killed in Parkland, Fl. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) reads the names of Sandy Hook victims, and mentions an active shooter drill yesterday in CT. Also reads names of Connecticut residents killed by guns. Sen Cortez Masto reads the names of Nevada residents killed by guns in the last three years. Sen Murray reads WA names. Sen. Cardin reads recent MD names. Sens Warren, Klobuchar and other...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Guns, Children
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer responded to Majority Leader McConnell's remarks about the confirmation process for Brett Kavanaugh. He also spoke about Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault charge against Judge Kavanaugh. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, fbi, mister, feinstein
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Schumer spoke about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Senator Schumer was critical of President Trump's comments about Christine Blasey Ford at a campaign rally. The New York Democrat called on President Trump to apologized to her. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, the f.b.i., trump, mcconnell, donald trump, dr. blasey ford, clintons, mcgahn
Source: Comcast Cable
The Senate voted 81-18 to fund the government through February 8th. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke after the final Senate votesaying "the weeks ahead will require the best of all of us." Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: U.S. Senate Sen. Mitch McConnell after Final Senate Temporary Spending Vote, Television Program
Source: Comcast Cable
Starting the week, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke about several issues pending in the Senate including the federal spending deadline and the need to approve the nominee to head the Federal Railroad Administration in light of two recent Amtrak accidents. President Trump nominated Ronald Batory in July. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topic: cassidy
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke about the upcoming immigration debate in the Senate, calling for targeted immigration changes, and calls on his Republican colleagues to work in a bipartisan manner. He goes on to talk about President Trump's infrastructure plan & budget proposal. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kentucky, new york, louisville, brooklyn, henry clay
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke out against the policy of separating migrant children from their parents, and said that Pres. Trump has the power to end the practice. He went on to talk about the recent ZTE decision, saying it is bad for the nation. He also spoke about recent changes to the nation's health care law Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: china, trump, van hollen
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the Senate floor about President Trump's potential picks for Supreme Court Justice nominees and Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: trump, roberts, mcconnell, wade, unquote, roe v. wade
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) spoke about sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh. He called for an FBI investigation on the allegations, and asks why Republicans are against a fact-finding probe. He also criticizes Judiciary Committee Chair Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) for not allowing other witnesses at Thursday's hearing and rushing the hearing. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, fbi, mcconnell, grassley
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer spoke about the Supreme Court vacancy as President Trump prepares to announce his choice for replacing retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: roberts, wade, gorsuch
Source: Comcast Cable
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke on the floor, also talking about GOP attempts to "plow through" confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh. He went on to rebut charges from Majority Leader McConnell that Christine Ford's allegations are a "Democratic smear job." Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mcconnell, kavanaugh, fbi, dr. ford, grassley
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh are of the utmost gravity and the vote on his nomination should be postponed, at least, until the FBI completes its investigation. Sen. Schumer says he believes Christine Blasey Ford is credible. And he says there is no reason to rush the nomination through after hastily put together phone calls between the Judiciary Committee Staff and Christine Blasey Ford. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, the f.b.i., grassley, dr. ford
Source: Comcast Cable
Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer came to the floor to pay tribute to former Senator Harry Reid and First Lady Melania Trump, both of whome underwent medical procedures. He went on to talk about U.S. trade relations with China, praising Pres. Trump's position, but decrying recent moves he feels are a step back, including developments with Chinese telecom company ZTE. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: china, trump, harry reid, iran
Source: Comcast Cable
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) spoke on the floor briefly about the 2019 Defense Programs Bill, and mostly about this morning's announcement about an agreement with Chinese telecommunications firm, ZTE. He called attention to a bipartisan bill that reimposes the sanctions that had been in place against the company. Sen. Schumer also mentions a court case on President Trump's financial holdings. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: china, trump, canada, zte, john s. mccain, mccain, van hollen, ross, europe, north carolina
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer objects to the Senate Judiciary Committee meeting for the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell then adjourned the Senate so the committee could continue meeting. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: brett kavanaugh, schumer
Source: Comcast Cable
Senate Majority Mitch McConnell spoke about the nomination Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. He was critical of Democrats' attempts to block the nomination. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: kavanaugh, fbi, brett kavanaugh, durban
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell & Minority Leader Charles Schumer paid tribute to Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) who died Saturday. Senator Schumer said he & Senator Flake will be offering a resolution to rename the Russell Senate Office building for Senator McCain. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Job Accomplishments