United States  

Trusted News Discovery Since 2008
One News Page
One News Page United States > In the News > Chuck Schumer Facts and News Updates

Chuck Schumer

U.S. Senator from the State of New York

Chuck Schumer    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Chuck Schumer: U.S. Senator from the State of New York
Charles Ellis Schumer is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from New York, a seat to which he was first elected in 1998. A member of the Democratic Party, he has also served as the Senate Minority Leader since 2017. He first defeated three-term Republican incumbent Al D'Amato before being reelected in 2004 with 71 percent of the vote, in 2010 with 66 percent of the vote, and in 2016 with 70 percent of the vote. He is the current dean of New York's congressional delegation.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Schumer says Democrats have not agreed to any Republican timeline.

Democrats’ ability to extend the trial might be limited, but it is not nonexistent, he said.
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer hints at a tactic to delay votes to acquit Trump.

Senator Chuck Schumer said that Democrats intend to use whatever parliamentary procedures they have at their disposal to bring in new witnesses.
NYTimes.com - Published

Videos for Chuck Schumer


Schumer is 'guilty' of spending thousands on cheesecake [Video]Schumer is 'guilty' of spending thousands on cheesecake

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer responded to reports on Sunday (February 23) that he has spent more than eight thousand dollars in the past decade on New York-based Junior's Cheesecake.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:00Published

Pelosi: Trump comments on Stone are 'abuse of power' [Video]Pelosi: Trump comments on Stone are 'abuse of power'

U.S. President Donald Trump's comments this week weighing in on the trial of his longtime associate Roger Stone amount to political interference in the judiciary and are "an abuse of power," House..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:52Published

Trump thanks Justice Dept. for intervening in his friend Stone's case [Video]Trump thanks Justice Dept. for intervening in his friend Stone's case

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday declined to say whether he is considering pardoning longtime adviser Roger Stone, who was found guilty last year of lying to Congress, obstruction and witness..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:00Published

Trump hails Barr for 'taking charge' of Stone case [Video]Trump hails Barr for 'taking charge' of Stone case

Donald Trump on Wednesday praised the head of the Justice Department for intervening on behalf of one of the president's friends and advisers who is facing sentencing after he was found guilty of seven..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:12Published

Trump Concludes Unfair Treatment During Impeachment Trial [Video]Trump Concludes Unfair Treatment During Impeachment Trial

President Donald Trump gave a victorious “speech” after his impeachment acquittal. He said: "We've been going through this now for over three years. It was evil, it was corrupt, it was dirty cops,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Trump Says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Would Beat Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer [Video]Trump Says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Would Beat Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer

President Donald Trump predicted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would challenge Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. According to Business Insider, he said the young representative would beat Schumer..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Senate rejects witnesses in Trump impeachment trial [Video]Senate rejects witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

By a vote of 51-49, the Republican-controlled Senate stopped Democrats' drive to hear testimony from witnesses and collect new evidence in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Chris Dignam has..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:38Published

Acquittal 'meaningless' without witnesses: Schumer [Video]Acquittal 'meaningless' without witnesses: Schumer

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and former 2020 Democratic candidate Senator Kamala Harris on Friday said that if the Republicans don't consider witnesses and documents, then their acquittal..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:15Published

GOP sees 'momentum' to acquit Trump after impeachment Q&A [Video]GOP sees 'momentum' to acquit Trump after impeachment Q&A

A Democratic push to force Republicans to accept witnesses at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the U.S. Senate appeared to be flagging on Wednesday, raising the possibility he could be..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 04:15Published

Trump slams Bolton; White House objects to book [Video]Trump slams Bolton; White House objects to book

The White House on Wednesday objected to the publication of a book written by President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton that reportedly depicts Trump as playing a central..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:59Published

'Hunter Biden is irrelevant and a distraction' -Schumer [Video]'Hunter Biden is irrelevant and a distraction' -Schumer

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Wednesday that Republicans have a Senate majority and could vote to call Hunter Biden if they want to, but added, "Hunter Biden is irrelevant and a..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:14Published

'Call the witnesses': Parnas in D.C. [Video]'Call the witnesses': Parnas in D.C.

Longtime Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas arrived in Washington D.C. after reportedly being invited by Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer to attend Trump's impeachment trial. His request to..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:31Published

'Hunter Biden has nothing to do with the facts': Schumer [Video]'Hunter Biden has nothing to do with the facts': Schumer

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday blasted the GOP on a proposal that is reportedly being floated by a moderate Republican to trade witnesses, which would include President Trump's..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Trump's team ramps up defense despite Bolton's claim [Video]Trump's team ramps up defense despite Bolton's claim

Donald Trump's lawyers continued their defense of the U.S. president in his impeachment trial, despite revelations by ex-national security advisor John Bolton that Trump's deal with Ukraine was, in..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 03:45Published

GOP Senators feel the heat after Bolton revelations [Video]GOP Senators feel the heat after Bolton revelations

Senate Republicans came under new pressure to allow witnesses and new documents in President Trump's impeachment trial after news that a former top aide wrote a book that undercuts Trump's versions of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:20Published

'I don't think the president's counsel did a very good job': Schumer [Video]'I don't think the president's counsel did a very good job': Schumer

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said the president's counsel inadvertently 'made a really compelling case for why the Senate should call witnesses and documents" and House impeachment manager..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:22Published

Schumer: 'We're not trading' evidence with GOP [Video]Schumer: 'We're not trading' evidence with GOP

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer after day two of President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial said there are no "discussions" being had with Republicans over potential evidence or..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Most Americans want witnesses in Trump impeachment trial - poll [Video]Most Americans want witnesses in Trump impeachment trial - poll

A bipartisan majority of Americans want to see new witnesses testify in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling released Wednesday. Jonah Green reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 03:08Published

GOP 'nothing new' argument 'rings hollow': Schumer [Video]GOP 'nothing new' argument 'rings hollow': Schumer

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday said Republicans who voted against seeing new evidence in the Trump impeachment trial, but also said they heard "nothing new" after House managers..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:59Published

Trump's lawyers 'loose with the truth' like him: Schumer [Video]Trump's lawyers 'loose with the truth' like him: Schumer

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said on Wednesday before opening arguments began in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, the lawyers for Trump 'seemed' to be 'loose with the truth'..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

 

Schumer on the likelihood of witnesses: ‘Probably no.’

He maintained that he held out hope that enough Republican senators would agree.
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer calls on GOP senators to rise to occasion

President Donald Trump's legal team argued against the relevance of testimony from Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday while the Senate braced for debate on whether to..
USATODAY.com - Published

Senate Democrats continue call for trial witnesses

Top Senate Democrat, Chuck Schumer calling for witnesses, says Former National Security Adviser John Bolton has relevant testimony that "gets to the heart' of the impeachment and Republicans call for..
USATODAY.com - Published

Schumer keeps focus on witnesses.

The senator from New York attacks one of President Trump’s attorneys: “He has the nerve and the gall to get up there and say that there is no eyewitness testimony when we know that John Bolton has..
NYTimes.com - Published

Democrat Schumer calls proposal to peruse Bolton manuscript in private 'absurd'

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday rejected a proposal from a couple of Republican senators that lawmakers view a book manuscript produced by a former adviser to President Donald..
Reuters - Published

Schumer calls on Bolton to testify

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is calling on John Bolton to testify at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial after the revelation that a draft of Bolton's book undercuts a key defense..
USATODAY.com - Published

Schumer still has ‘hope’ new evidence and witnesses will be part of the Senate trial.

He denied reports that there had been discussions with Republicans about a deal that would allow Republican witnesses in exchange those that House managers want to call.
NYTimes.com - Published

Democrat Schumer: impeachment witness trade involving Hunter Biden "off the table"

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday ruled out a so-called witness trade in which Republicans call witnesses Democrats want in exchange for former Vice President Joe Biden's son..
Reuters - Published

U.S. Sen. Schumer says Bidens have "nothing to do" with Trump impeachment charges

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Wednesday did not slam the door shut on the possibility of Joe Biden or his son Hunter testifying in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, but..
Reuters - Published

McConnell requests that Democrats bundle their amendments

Schumer said he would not force a vote Tuesday night on each amendment he had planned but ‘we will not back off on getting votes on all of these amendments.’
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer calls Republican rules for the trial ‘a national disgrace.’

He said he would move to mirror the rules used for President Bill Clinton as soon as the trial begins at 1 p.m.
NYTimes.com - Published

McConnell counts enough votes to defeat any Democratic changes to the trial rules.

Senator Chuck Schumer, Democrat of New York and the minority leader, wants the Senate to subpoena both witnesses and documents for the trial.
NYTimes.com - Published

Senate Democrats will seek to subpoena White House documents in impeachment trial

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he will seek to amend the resolution coming later on Tuesday that outlines the procedure for President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in order to..
Reuters - Published

Schumer promises a tough fight from Democrats.

The top Democrat in the Senate criticized the proposed rules for President Trump’s trial.
NYTimes.com - Published

Lawmakers Clash Over Shape of Impeachment Trial as Rules Vote Looms

Senator Chuck Schumer, the Democratic leader, accused the majority leader, Senator Mitch McConnell, of keeping the chamber in the dark about his proposed rules and planning to conduct a rushed trial.
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer vows to immediately push to hear from witnesses.

The Senate will reconvene on Tuesday.
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer says believes majority of U.S. Senate backs Iran war powers resolution

U.S. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday he believed a majority of 51 U.S. senators will approve a war powers resolution to block President Donald Trump from further military action,..
Reuters - Published

Trump Shares Photoshopped Image Tying Pelosi and Schumer to Iran

In a morning barrage, he shared an image claiming the Democratic leaders support the ayatollah and retweeted other criticism aimed at the speaker.
NYTimes.com - Published

Schumer, Eyeing Senate’s Top Job, Navigates Tricky Impeachment Terrain

Senator Chuck Schumer, the minority leader, knows the Senate is unlikely to convict President Trump. So he is focusing on what constitutes a fair trial — and trying to put Republicans in a box.
NYTimes.com - Published

Senate leaders respond to attack on Iran general

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell hailed the killing of Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani, saying "Iran's master terrorist is dead." Minority leader Chuck Schumer questioned the operation and..
USATODAY.com - Published

Top Senate Democrat Schumer says chamber must conduct fair impeachment trial of Trump

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said on Friday that the Senate must conduct a fair impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, with relevant witnesses and documents presented.
Reuters - Published

Trump does not have authority to go to war with Iran: Schumer

The top Democrat in the U.S. Senate said on Friday that President Donald Trump does not have the authority to go to war with Iran without congressional authorization, and said he should have consulted..
Reuters - Published

Vigil in New York for stabbing victims

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer attended a vigil in West Nyack, New York for the victims of the Hannukah stabbing attack in nearby Monsey. (Dec. 31)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Schumer Demands Witnesses Be Called at Senate Impeachment Trial

Senator Chuck Schumer was responding to an article that detailed how a number of White House advisers dealt with the president’s order to freeze military aid for Ukraine.
NYTimes.com - Published

U.S. Sen. Schumer outlines documents he wants for impeachment trial

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday outlined the kinds of documents he would like to have introduced as evidence in the upcoming impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, including..
Reuters - Published

With Trump Impeachment Trial in Limbo, Schumer Demands Emails and Documents

Senator Chuck Schumer, the minority leader, sent a letter to colleagues asking them to subpoena internal emails and other records for President Trump’s impeachment trial.
NYTimes.com - Published

Chuck Schumer: Mitch McConnell provides no defense for Donald Trump

Democratic leader Chuck Schumer rebutted the top Senate Republican on Thursday after he denounced the House impeachment of President Donald Trump as "most unfair." (Dec. 19)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Schumer accuses McConnell of wanting to use Senate for 'cover-up'

The Senate's top Democrat Chuck Schumer on Tuesday accused Mitch McConnell, the Senate's top Republican, of wanting to use the institution to help participate in a "cover-up" as the Senate prepares for..
Reuters - Published

McConnell Rejects Calling Mulvaney or Bolton for Impeachment Trial

Senator Chuck Schumer, the Democratic leader, had sought testimony from four witnesses the White House had blocked, including Mick Mulvaney and John Bolton.
NYTimes.com - Published

FBI warns against any mobile app developed in Russia

The FBI told Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in a November letter it considers any app developed in Russia, such as the popular FaceApp, to be a "potential counterintelligence threat."
CBS News - Published

Army examines TikTok security concerns after Schumer's data warning

The U.S. Army is undertaking a security assessment of China-owned social media platform TikTok after a Democratic lawmaker raised national security concerns over the app's handling of user data, Army..
Reuters - Published

Full Interview: Chuck Schumer, February 12

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-New York discusses President Trump's immigration executive order, North Korea and the future of the Supreme Court with Face the Nation host John Dickerson.
CBS News - Published

Chuck Schumer says "throw the immigration Executive Order in the trash can"

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer urges President Trump to abandon the Executive order restricting immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
CBS News - Published

Sen. Chuck Schumer says North Korea is "testing" President Donald Trump

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says President Trump should partner with South Korea to condemn North Korea missile testing, but notes, the "real answer" to curtailing the hermit kingdom is..
CBS News - Published

Sen. Schumer says the GOP tax plan will not create growth

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-New York, shares his analysis of the GOP tax plan with Face the Nation Moderator John Dickerson.
CBS News - Published

Sen. Schumer says the relief effort in Puerto Rico has been slow and inadequate

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-New York, joins Face the Nation Moderator John Dickerson to discuss the relief effort in Puerto Rico and the Republican tax plan.
CBS News - Published

Open: This is Face the Nation, October 1st

This week on "Face the Nation," host John Dickerson interviews Senator Marco Rubio, House Speaker Paul Ryan, and Senator Chuck Schumer to discuss relief efforts in Puerto Rico and the Republican tax..
CBS News - Published

Does TikTok pose a national security threat? Two senators think so

Sens. Chuck Schumer and Tom Cotton said that material “deemed politically sensitive to the Chinese Communist Party” is reportedly hidden from TikTok.
USATODAY.com - Published

Senate Democrat Schumer proposes plan to swap gas cars for electric vehicles

Senator Chuck Schumer, the top Senate Democrat, late on Thursday proposed a $454 billion plan over 10 years to help shift the United States away from gasoline-powered vehicles by offering cash vouchers..
Reuters - Published

Cash for Carbon: Schumer Climate Plan Would Help Consumers Buy Electric Cars

A $450 billion climate change proposal from Senator Chuck Schumer would give consumers vouchers to buy American-made electric and hybrid cars and trucks.
NYTimes.com - Published

Senators denounce Trump's 'lynching' tweet

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell is calling President Donald Trump's use of the word "lynching" to describe the House impeachment inquiry as "unfortunate." Senator Chuck Schumer said Trump "never..
USATODAY.com - Published

U.S. Democrats Pelosi, Schumer call agreement with Turkey to pause Syria assault a 'sham'

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Thursday called an agreement between the United States and Turkey on a pause in Ankara's offensive in northeastern Syria a..
Reuters - Published

Protesters in NY call for 'No Fly Zone' in Syria

Protesters in New York are calling on Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand to push for a 'No Fly Zone' in norther Syria, after President Donald Trump announced his decision to pull back U.S...
USATODAY.com - Published

Schumer calls for Senate intelligence panel to probe Trump's handling of Ukraine

The U.S. Senate intelligence panel should probe President Donald Trump's handling of Ukraine, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer told reporters on Wednesday following the release of a memo..
Reuters - Published

Schumer to Trump on whistleblower: We need the complaint

The top Democrat in the U.S. Senate, Chuck Schumer, on Tuesday said that President Donald Trump's recent promise to release the transcript of a phone call believed to be at the heart of a whistleblower..
Reuters - Published

Senate Democratic leader calls on Republicans to subpoena Trump whistleblower complaint

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday called on Senate Republicans to issue a subpoena for a whistleblower complaint from an unidentified U.S. government official and demand a..
Reuters - Published

Chuck Schumer said Democrats don't agree with Beto O'Rourke on gun buybacks. Some do.

Chuck Schumer said "I don't know of any other Democrat who agrees with Beto O'Rourke." Some 2020 Dems do support mandatory gun buybacks.
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump talks with Democratic leaders as pressure mounts for gun control legislation

Schumer and Pelosi said they told Trump that any gun control package that did not include universal background checks would "not get the job done."
USATODAY.com - Published

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2020 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.