Category: Schumer

Schumer: We Should Have ‘Several’ Coronavirus Oversight Hearings a Day
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Schumer: We Should Have ‘Several’ Coronavirus Oversight Hearings a Day

During a speech on the Senate floor on Monday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) argued that there should be coronavirus oversight hearings in Congress “several” times a day and such hearings “should occur in every committee, every week.” Schumer said, “We should be holding multiple, serious oversight hearings every week. Several of my colleagues…

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Schumer: Atkinson, Roosevelt Captain Fired for Speaking Truth to Power
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Schumer: Atkinson, Roosevelt Captain Fired for Speaking Truth to Power

On Saturday’s “CNN Newsroom,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson and USS Theodore Roosevelt Commanding Officer Captain Brett Crozier are examples of people the Trump administration fired for speaking the truth. Schumer said, “There’s all too familiar a pattern in this administration, when you tell the president…

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Chuck Schumer Has a Habit of Bullying Supreme Court Justices
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Chuck Schumer Has a Habit of Bullying Supreme Court Justices

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) threatened Supreme Court Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday. He declared during a pro-choice demonstration on the Supreme Court steps: “You have released the whirlwind and you will pay the price. You won’t know what hit you, if you go forward with these awful decisions.” It was a…

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Mike Braun: ‘Schumer Trying to Weaponize Coronavirus Politically’
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Mike Braun: ‘Schumer Trying to Weaponize Coronavirus Politically’

Mark Wilson/Getty Indiana Sen. Mike Braun (R) affirmed that the United States is “in as good a shape” and “as prepared” as any nation to manage the coronavirus, given the infrastructure the country has, while Democrats like Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) are trying to “weaponize” the infection to win political points. In an interview with…

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Schumer: Denying Witnesses ‘One of the Worst Tragedies that the Senate Has Ever Overcome’
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Schumer: Denying Witnesses ‘One of the Worst Tragedies that the Senate Has Ever Overcome’

While speaking to reporters on Friday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that the Senate’s refusal to allow additional witnesses and documents in the impeachment trial is “one of the worst tragedies that the Senate has ever overcome.” Schumer said, “To not allow a witness, a document, no witnesses, no documents, in an impeachment…

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Schumer: Trump, McConnell ‘Losing Ground’ — GOP Senators Willing to Vote for Bolton Testimony
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Schumer: Trump, McConnell ‘Losing Ground’ — GOP Senators Willing to Vote for Bolton Testimony

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said Monday on MSNBC’s coverage of President Donald Trump’s impeachment that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) was losing control over the Republican senators who seem more willing to vote to hear the testimony of former National Security Advisor John Bolton. Schumer said, “There is no question we’re making good…

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Schumer: If the Impeachment Trial ‘Has to Go on a Little Bit Longer,’ ‘These Senators Can Work a Little Longer’
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Schumer: If the Impeachment Trial ‘Has to Go on a Little Bit Longer,’ ‘These Senators Can Work a Little Longer’

During CNN’s impeachment trial coverage on Thursday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that if the Senate’s impeachment trial has to go on for a longer period of time in order to get witnesses and documents, then “these senators can work a little longer. They can work a bit longer hours. They can work…

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Schumer: McConnell’s Impeachment Resolution a ‘National Disgrace’
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Schumer: McConnell’s Impeachment Resolution a ‘National Disgrace’

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) claimed Monday that Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) impeachment resolution ” is nothing short of a national disgrace.” McConnell’s resolution also contains a proposal to vote on a motion as to “whether it shall be in order to consider and debate under the impeachment rules any motion to subpoena…

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Schumer: ‘I Tend to Believe Parnas’ When He Says He Knew Trump | Breitbart
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Schumer: ‘I Tend to Believe Parnas’ When He Says He Knew Trump | Breitbart

On Thursday’s broadcast of “CNN Tonight,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) stated that it’s “logical” that President Trump knew Lev Parnas due to Parnas’ association with Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani, there will be “all kinds of documentary evidence” of discussions of meetings with the president to back this up, and because of President Trump’s…

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