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Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual conference via video conference. He praised President Trump's decision to recognize Golan Heights as Israeli territory. He also talked about the recent fighting between Israel and Gaza militants as well as remarks by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) about lawmakers support for Israel. After Netanyahu spoke, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Foreign Relations Ranking Member...
Topics: israel, mcconnell, menendez, syria, aipac, iran, trump, russia, tehran, jerusalem, new zealand,...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said he believes there will be technical corrections to the tax reform bill in the new year but the core of it will remain in tact. Sen. McConnell's comments were in response to Sen. Mark Warner's (D-VA) prediction that a "fix it" bill will be needed in the new year. The comments of both senators came during separate sit-down interviews with Axios' Mike Allen. Sponsor: Axios
Topics: mcconnell, mitch mcconnell, mccain
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[LIVE] Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY) holds a news conference to discuss elections results. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: mr. schumer, wisconsin, robert mueller, trump, donald trump, michigan, pennsylvania, joe donnelly,...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference to discuss the results of the 2018 midterm elections. He said the Democratic flip of the U.S. House would provide a "check" on President Trump. He also answered questions on the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and on how various campaign messages worked for both his party and the Republicans. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: mr. schumer, donald trump, wisconsin, trump, pennsylvania, nancy pelosi, schumer, mueller, michigan
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) held a news conference to discuss the results of 2018 midterm elections calling it "a good morning for Senate Republicans." Majority Leader McConnell thanked President Trump for supporting Republican Senate candidates saying, "it clearly had a positive impact on the outcome." In addition, he was asked about possible attempts by House Democrats in trying to obtain the president's tax records. Senate McConnell responded saying,...
Topics: pelosi, martha mcsally
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) characterized a meeting with President Trump on infrastructure as very productive. The two leaders spoke to reporters after the meeting ended at the White House. Sponsor: White House | News Media Stakeout
Topics: ms. pelosi, schumer, pelosi
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Congressional leaders spoke to reporters at the White House after a meeting with President Trump and a briefing on the situation at the border with Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. The president asked the lawmakers to return to the White House two days later to continue talks to reopen the government. Sponsor: White House | News Media Stakeout
Topics: schumer, mitch mcconnell, pelosi
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Congressional Democratic leaders spoke briefly to reporters following their meeting with President Trump at the White House to discuss border security funding and day 14 of the government shutdown. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said the president threatened to "keep the government closed for a very long period of time, months or even years.' House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) added that the current impasse cannot be resolved until the federal government is reopened. Sponsor:...
Topics: Congressional Leaders Remarks after Meeting with President Trump, Television Program
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Following a meeting with President Obama on Capitol Hill, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and other congressional Democratic leaders held a news conference on Republicans efforts to repeal and replace the health care law. Minority leader Schumer said the president emphasized the importance of preserving the Affordable Care Act, Medicare and Medicaid. In addition, he said Republican efforts would "make America sick again and lead to...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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[LIVE] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) reacted to the Congressional Budget Office cost estimate on the Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act. The CBO estimated $337 billion in federal budget savings and would raise the number of people without health insurance by 24 million within a decade. People: Nancy Pelosi; Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | House Radio and Television Gallery
Topics: nancy pelosi, cbo, chuck schumer, mcconnell
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference outside the Supreme Court to call for the reversal of President Trump's travel ban on refugees and immigrants from several Middle East countries. Sponsor: U.S. House of Representatives | Office of the Minority Leader,U.S. Senate | Office of the Minority Leader
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joined other Democrats and legal experts, calling on Republicans to release all documents from Judge Brett Kavanaugh's time in the White House under President George W. Bush. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: kavanaugh, schumer, brett kavanaugh, feinstein, grassley, bush, elena kagan, kagan, chuck grassley,...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference to discuss tax reform legislation. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Taxes
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference to discuss tax reform legislation. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Nancy Pelosi, US House, US Congress, Charles Schumer, US Senate
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference to discuss tax reform legislation. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) responded to President Trump's first national address. The president spoke to the nation from the Oval Office on border security and immigration policy, and called on lawmakers to pass legislation reopening the government from a partial shutdown and giving $5.7 billion to build a barrier on the U.S.-Mexico border. The two Democratic leaders called on President Trump and congressional Republicans to reopen the...
Topics: trump, mexico, washington
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The Faith and Freedom Coalition continued its 2018 conference in Washington, DC. Speakers included Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Sponsor: Faith and Freedom Coalition
Topics: washington, sec, mcconnell, mr. mcconnell, kentucky, mitch mcconnell, china, jerusalem, trump,...
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and former Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) were among the featured speakers at the annual Values Voter Summit hosted by the Family Research Council and its FRC Action legislative arm. Speakers talked about the intersection of national politics and social conservatism. Many speakers also talked about the sexual assault allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's nominee to replace retired Supreme Court justice Anthony Kennedy. Senator...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Religion, Supreme Court
Members of Congress, staff and family attended a memorial service held in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol for the late Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY). Speakers included fellow New York congressional delegation members Rep. Paul Tonko (D) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D), as well as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI). One of Ms. Slaughter's daughters, Robin Slaughter Minerva, spoke last and recalled her mother's deep love for the Capitol and her...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Job Accomplishments
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[LIVE] Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) hold a news conference at the party's retreat in West Virginia. Sponsor: House Republican Conference,Senate Republican Conference,Congressional Institute
Topics: fbi, mcconnell, fisa, kentucky, nunes, washington, mueller
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Series/Special. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks. New.
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) were joined by a few of their fellow Democratic caucus colleagues for a press conference in which they spoke against what they called corruption and ethics violations on behalf of the Trump administration and congressional Republicans. They said the American people have been taken advantage of and that their "Better Deal" plan would restore accountability and transparency to Washington. Sponsor:...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
House and Senate Republicans held a press conference announcing their plans to introduce legislation overhauling the federal tax code, the first such package of changes since 1986, when President Reagan signed into law a series of tax reforms. The lawmakers said their plan would simplify and lower taxes for middle-class families and boost opportunities for American businesses. After making their announcement, the Republicans left to hear remarks from President Trump on the proposed tax changes,...
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a news conference on the ongoing government shutdown which had extended 19 days. They were joined by government workers and members of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE). AFGE President Jeffrey David Cox said, "We want this shutdown to end," and opposed being "held hostage" by the shutdown. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: pelosi, schumer, fema, trump, holly salamido, mcconnell, mr. reaves, eric, steve
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held a press conference in the U.S. Capitol following a meeting at the White House with President Trump on infrastructure that abruptly ended over the president's objections to congressional investigations related to the president. The Democratic leaders expressed their disappointment in the meeting's outcome and lamented the stalled progress on an infrastructure package. "It's clear this was not a...
Topics: ms. pelosi, national captioning institute
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Mitch McConnell Archive
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Mitch McConnell and Alison Lundergan Grimes join in a debate for the Kentucky U.S. Senate race.
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Speeches from policy makers and coverage from around the country.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Health Care
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) joined other House and Senate Democrats in a news briefing urging Congress to act immiedately on immigration policy and pass a bill that would provide a path to citizenship for people who are undocumented or have temporary protected status. Members criticized President Trump's decision to rescind the Deferred Action Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Leader Pelosi called the action a "despicable act...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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Speaking at the annual Wall Street Journal CEO Council meeting, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that Roy Moore is "a completely unacceptable candidate." He said, "Roy Moore should withdraw. The women who have come forward are completely credible. His campaign is collapsing." He also said that he was in talks with President Trump, Vice President Pence and Chief of Staff Kelly on the best way to move forward, including the possibility of having Attorney General...
Topics: jackson lee, washington
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said a lot of people on both sides of the aisle are working to negotiate a DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal. He added that he's looking for an outcome that the president will support, but so far he hasn't indicated what he will sign into law. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch meeting with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said a lot of people on both sides of the aisle are working to negotiate a DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) deal. He added that he's looking for an outcome that the president will support, but so far he hasn't indicated what he will sign into law. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch meeting with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said he doesn't know yet how each of his members will vote on the GOP proposed continuing resolution but added that members did not like it. If the government shuts down, Sen. Schumer added, it will be the Republicans and the president to blame. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said he doesn't know yet how each of his members will vote on the GOP proposed continuing resolution but added that members did not like it. If the government shuts down, Sen. Schumer added, it will be the Republicans and the president to blame. His comments came during a news conference with reporters on Capitol Hill following a lunch with members. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) talked about changing the filibuster rules on federal judge nominees and most executive-office appointments. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: Minority Leader McConnellon Nuclear Option, Television Program
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) told reporters that the Republican tax reform bill was "political insanity" and a "lose-lose proposition" for the GOP. He's joined by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) who added that there was a "political price to pay" if Republicans voted for this bill. Both leaders argued that GOP tax reform bills would hurt the middle class and instead be a tax break for the wealthy. House Republicans are expected to vote on...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Nancy Pelosi, US House
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) told reporters that the Republican tax reform bill was "political insanity" and a "lose-lose proposition" for the GOP. He's joined by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) who added that there was a "political price to pay" if Republicans voted for this bill. Both leaders argued that GOP tax reform bills would hurt the middle class and instead be a tax break for the wealthy. House Republicans are expected to vote on...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on President Trump's news conference earlier in the day in which he said there was "blame on both sides" for the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia the previous weekend. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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[LIVE] President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speak to the press in the White House Rose Garden. Sponsor: White House
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Trump, Trump Administration, Executive Branch
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Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
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The White House delivers the President's annual budget request to Congress. Sponsor: Office of Management and Budget
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Federal Budget
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A look at the political career of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), featuring video from the C-SPAN archive, and analysis by New York Times Chief Washington Correspondent Carl Hulse, and Alex Bolton, Senior Staff Writer for The Hill. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: schumer, chuck schumer, new york, mcconnell, washington, durbin, harry reid, chuck, mitch...
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A look at the political career of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), featuring video from the C-SPAN archive, and analysis by Washington Post Senior Congressional Correspondent Paul Kane, and Bloomberg Politics National Political Reporter Sahil Kapur. Sponsor: C-SPAN
Topics: mcconnell, mr. kapur, mr. kane, mitch mcconnell, sahil kapur, harry reid, paul kane, kentucky,...
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Public affairs events, congressional hearings, speeches, and interviews.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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House Speaker Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speak to reporters and take their questions at a party retreat being held in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Nuclear, Iran, Foreign Policy
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Coverage of day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Candidate Biography
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Speeches and events from day two of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Environment, Energy
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Congressional Republican leaders, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), spoke in the Capitol about their opposition to H.R. 1, which addresses campaign finance, voting rights and ethics policy. Sen. McConnell called H.R. 1 a "terrible proposal," and said it would not be brought up for consideration on the Senate floor. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: california, washington, scalise, nancy pelosi
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Senate Minority Charles Schumer (D-NY) held a press conference on Capitol Hill reacting to the U.S.-Russia summit in Helsinki, Finland. Minority Leader Schumer said President Trump "took the word of the KGB over the men and women of the CIA." He said the president put himself over the security and well being of the United States. In addition, Sen. Schumer urged his Republican colleagues to join Democrats in standing up to Russia and the actions of President Trump. Sponsor: U.S....
Topics: russia, schumer, vladimir putin, trump, nato, ryan, clinton
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Senate Democraic Leader Chuck Schumer continues to voice his opposition to the latest Senate Republican health care proposal from Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) & Bill Cassidy of Louisiana (R-LA). He talked about a release from Standard & Poors and the lack of a complete CBO analysis. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
Topics: louisiana, alexander, murray
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[LIVE] A ceremony honoring the late Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) takes place in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | McCain, J. (R-AZ),U.S. Capitol
Topics: Mitch McConnell, US Senate, US Congress, Job Accomplishments
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Topics: mcconnell, washington
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[LIVE] Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) holds a news conference in the U.S. Capitol to discuss the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) addressed how the Senate might officially honor the late Senator John McCain (R-AZ). He said he "will be appointing a group on a bipartisan basis to convene after Labor Day, and to think thoroughly through the appropriate way to honor our colleague." He said he had not received advance notice of Sen. Schumer's idea about renaming the Russell Senate Office Building. Sponsor: U.S. Senate | Ohio Clock
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke to reporters about a deal reached with President Trump to reopen the federal government after 35 days of partial shutdown. The three-week deal to fund the government included no border wall funding, but the parties were set to negotiate the border security budget over the stop-gap period. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: ms. pelosi, mr. schumer, pelosi
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During a stakeout at the Capitol, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) criticizes President Trump for his comment that Puerto Rico has thrown the federal budget "a little out of whack." Schumer tells the president to stop blaming Puerto Rico and get the recovery on track. "I don't remember the president telling Texas that they threw our budget out of whack, or Florida after Irma," said Schumer. He adds that it "boggles the mind" to have the gall to say this while proposing...
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, Natural Disasters, Federal Budget
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) spoke about changing the chambers' filibuster rules. Sponsor: U.S. Senate
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Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke about the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Senator Schumer said he found the involvement of Attorney General Sessions troubling and that the president made a mistake. He also called for special prosecutor in the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 U.S. election. People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress, FBI, Russia, Legal Issues
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke about the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Senator Schumer said he found the involvement of Attorney General Sessions troubling and that the president made a mistake. He also called for special prosecutor in the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 U.S. election. People: Chuck Schumer Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: fbi, james comey, rosenstein, schumer
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) remarked on the previous day's comments from President Trump during which the president voiced support for Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sen. Schumer said it had been one of the worst days for any president of the United States, and he called on his Senate colleagues from both parties to demand public testimony from members of the president's cabinet regarding President Trump's private meeting with President Putin which took place prior to their...
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Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters following a weekly lunch meeting with the party's caucus. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said his party wouldn't support an offer from Republicans and the White House, which he panned as having a "slush fund" for President Trump. Senator Schumer and other Democrats also talked about their efforts to force a floor vote on legislation ordering Senate lawyers to defend the Affordable Care Act following a ruling from a Texas...
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held his weekly news conference following lunch with rank and file members. He addressed federal budget negotiations, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and urged Republicans to "stop abandoning the middle class." Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
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Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took their questions on a variety of legislative priorities for the party. Most of the statements and questions focused on the Republican budget for fiscal year 2018, and about a recently struck bipartisan deal for legislative fixes to the 2010 Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took their questions on a variety of legislative priorities for the party. Most of the statements and questions focused on the Republican budget for fiscal year 2018, and about a recently struck bipartisan deal for legislative fixes to the 2010 Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took their questions on a variety of legislative priorities for the party. Most of the statements and questions focused on the Republican budget for fiscal year 2018, and about a recently struck bipartisan deal for legislative fixes to the 2010 Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to the press and took questions following their weekly party strategy lunch. The senators spent most of their time voicing opposition to the Republican plan for tax reform legislation, saying there were few specifics, but the proposal looks to favor richer taxpayers over the middle class. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
Senate Democratic leaders spoke to the press and took questions following their weekly party strategy lunch. The senators spent most of their time voicing opposition to the Republican plan for tax reform legislation, saying there were few specifics, but the proposal looks to favor richer taxpayers over the middle class. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol
Topics: Charles Schumer, US Senate, US Congress
[LIVE] Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senators Tom Carper (D-DE), Jeff Merkley (D-OR), and Brian Schatz (D-HI) called for a delay of the Senate's vote on Scott Pruitt's nomination to be EPA administrator. Sponsor: U.S. Capitol | Senate Radio and Television Gallery
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and other Senate Democrats held a news conference calling for the disclosure of the donors contributing money to support Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. Minority Leader Schumer was joined by Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT). In addition, they urged Senate Republicans to avoid changing the rules for confirming Supreme Court nominees. At the end of the briefing, Minority Leader Schumer revealed that Senate Democrats...
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