Tag: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer


Schumer: Delay Tax Reform Vote Until Doug Jones Is Seated

Wednesday on Capitol Hill, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) urged Republicans to not go forward with the tax bill until the new Doug Jones, who defeated GOP hopeful Roy Moore in a U.S. Senate special election a night earlier, was seated.

Chuck Schumer Caught on Hot Mic Saying Trump ‘Likes Us’

Thursday on the U.S. Senate floor, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) was heard on a hot mic saying, “He likes us. He likes me anyway,” referring to President Donald Trump. Schumer said, “Look, what we said was exactly accurate.”

Brit Hume: Trump ‘Got Rolled’ on Debt Ceiling Deal With Dems

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” network contributor Brit Hume said President Donald Trump “got rolled” in his debt ceiling deal with Democratic leaders House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, (D-NY). Hume

Schumer: Democrats Were Missing Economic Message in 2016

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said “missing in 2016” was “a strong, bold, sharp-edged and common sense economic agenda” from Democrats. Schumer said, “Democrats need a strong, bold, sharp-edged and common sense economic

GOP Sen Moran Calls for Open Hearings on Health Care Bill

Monday morning at a town hall event, Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS) said he wanted open hearings for the Republican health care plan. Moran said, “What we ought to do is have hearings, open hearings, people then can come—experts and others

Survey: President Trump More Popular than Congress

Despite continuous stories in the media reporting that President Donald Trump has the lowest favorable rating in his first 100 days of any president in modern history, Congress’s approval is worse. A new Gallup poll shows Trump’s favorable rating stands

Schumer: ‘It’s Not a Negotiation — No Wall’

Tuesday on Capitol Hill at a press conference, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said there will be no negotiation with President Donald Trump on a U.S.-Mexico border wall. Schumer said, “Senator McConnell wanted me to negotiate the wall with