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[LIVE] Following leader remarks, the Senate will resume debate on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a $750 billion defense programs and policy bill for 2020. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Immigration, Children, Families, Human Rights
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called for an end to House investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 election and allegations raised in the Mueller Report. The Kentucky Republican said Democrats need to accept the Mueller Report as is and move on. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: russia, obama, vladimir putin, syria, ukraine, georgia, robert mueller, mitt romney, moscow
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer took his leadership time to comment on the retirement of 75-year old Mike Enzi, who announced over the weekend that he's not seeking re-election at the end of his term. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took his leadership time to comment on the retirement of 75-year old Mike Enzi, who announced over the weekend that he's not seeking re-election at the end of his term. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topic: wyoming
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Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer was critical of Attorney General William Barr's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the Mueller Report. Sen. Schumer also said he didn't agree with Chair Lindsey Graham's decision not to call on Robert Mueller to testify before the Judiciary Committee. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: mueller, barr, lindsey graham, yemen
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Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer spoke about this week's personnel changes in the Homeland Security Department, and went on to talk about the high turnover rate in the Trump administration in general. He went on to talk about women's health issues and abortion restrictions, and, later, disaster relief funding. He also discussed recent judicial and executive nominations from President Trump. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said the Trump Administration is now the Mulvaney Administration because President Trump got the idea for fighting the Affordable Care Act in court from his acting Chief of Staff Mulvaney, a former House member. Sen. Schumer said Republicans want to kill the ACA but have no replacement plan yet. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the $13.45 billion disaster relief bill is bogged down over Puerto Rico. The U.S. island territory receives $600 million for food aid. President Trump reportedly told Senate Republicans yesterday that Puerto Rico is already getting too much money and he's opposed to additional funds for rebuilding the water system and other Puerto Rico funding. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: U.S. Senate Senator Schumer On Disaster relief funds, Television Program
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the $13.45 billion disaster relief bill is bogged down over Puerto Rico. The U.S. island territory receives $600 million for food aid. President Trump reportedly told Senate Republicans yesterday that Puerto Rico is already getting too much money and he's opposed to additional funds for rebuilding the water system and other Puerto Rico funding. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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The Senate Rules and Administration Committee voted along party lines 10-9 to favorably report out of committee a resolution to change procedures for the consideration of presidential nominations. Members considered other committee business as well, however the majority of the debate focused on this resolution. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell also took part in the vote and debate. S. Res 50, as it's formally known, is co-sponsored by the chair, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Sen. James...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Elections
Following President Trump's announcement of a deal to reopen government for three weeks, Majority Leader McConnell and Democratic Leader Schumer reacted to the deal. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Mitch McConnell, Federal Budget, Immigration
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Earlier today, as the Senate came into session, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell came to the floor to discuss the government shutdown, and President Trump's recent proposal to negotiate. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer talked about how the government shutdown is going to impact the economy as says the shutdown has gone on for too long. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer responded to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's earlier floor speech, calling his arguments "old and stale" and said McConnell can re-open the government. Schumer then spoke about the vote on Russia sanctions coming up later today, saying the resolution to maintain sanctions on three Russian companies is needed because President Trump doesn't have the strength to stand up to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer reiterates his call for Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to open the government by taking up the House-passed spending legislation and then debate border security. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and his leadership team briefed reporters after their weekly meeting with the Democratic caucus. Senator Schumer referred to the ongoing government shutdown as the "Trump shutdown," and said it was up to the president to reopen the government. He said public opinion was strengthening for his and the Democrats' position, and weakening against the President Trump's. "The American people are overwhelmingly on our side," he said....
Topics: mcconnell, iowa, murray, durbin, donald trump, texas
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and his leadership team briefed reporters after their weekly meeting with the Republican conference. Senator McConnell blamed House Democrats for the ongoing government shutdown, and said the House majority needed to work with President Trump to reach a compromise. He said the planned Senate recess the following week would not occur if the government was still shut down. He also condemned remarks Rep. Steve King (R-IA) made in a New York Times...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke about his resolution to disapprove of the Treasury Department's relaxation of sanctions on three companies owned by Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, who Schumer says has close ties to Vladimir Putin, organized crime and Paul Manafort. He says the sanctions should not be lifted before special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is complete. Of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's statement that the resolution is a "political stunt," Schumer...
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On Day 24 of the government shutdown, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer came to the floor to call for an end to the shutdown and reiterate that the spending bills being passed by the House are the same pieces of legislation approved by the Senate in the previous Congress. He once again urged President Trump and Senate Republicans to re-open the government and then begin negotiations on border security. He was followed by Senate Appropriations Vice Chair Patrick Leahy, who discussed the...
Topics: mcconnell, tsa, vermont, paul manafort, russia, mueller
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Senate Democrats sought to bring up spending bills to re-open the federal government but Majority Leader McConnell objected. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer started it off talking about legislation passed in the House to re-open the government that "was drafted and supported by Senate Republicans." He said four of the bills in the House package passed the Senate 92-6 (in the last Congress, which he didn't mention). He said Sen. McConnell won't bring up the bills because he's...
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Senate Democrats sought to bring up spending bills to re-open the federal government but Majority Leader McConnell objected. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer started it off talking about legislation passed in the House to re-open the government that "was drafted and supported by Senate Republicans." He said four of the bills in the House package passed the Senate 92-6 (in the last Congress, which he didn't mention). He said Sen. McConnell won't bring up the bills because he's...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Charles Schumer, Federal Budget, Immigration, Homeland...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opened the Senate with remarks on President Trump's speech last night and border security. He said today is "Day 19 of Senate Democrats' latest experiment in absentee negotiation." He went on to talk about drugs, criminals and gang members crossing the border and said the president's proposals are "eminently reasonable." He said that before the Trump presidency, Democrats supported similar proposals. He also touched on the Middle East...
Topics: U.S. Senate Sen. McConnell on Government Shutdown, Television Program
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