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11 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Media Blitz: 6 ways to put some life back into 'Meet the Press'

"Meet the Press" is having television ratings woes and its host David Gregory is virtually under siege from commentators.

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Related Topix: Meet the Press, Entertainment, CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate

15 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

Pictures and Video From the Massive 'New York Stands With Israel' Rally in Manhattan

The energetic crowd - which numbered around 10,000 people , according to the Israeli publication Haaretz - waved American and Israeli flags as lawmakers and religious leaders spoke.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, Representative Hakeem Jeffries, US News

17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Dems may force GOP to vote on corporate tax a desertersa oe

A primary argument Dems have made against Republicans this year is that they are the party of plutocracy: They are beholden to " billionaires" and "special interests " who continue to " rig " the political system in their favor, through a gamed tax code and the push for low-tax, low-regulation agenda that enriches them at the expense of ordinary ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Orrin Hatch, Republican

19 hrs ago | Roll Call

Chuck Schumer's Dream: A Democratic Nightmare

New York Sen. Charles E. Schumer laid out his dream for a less partisan Washington recently.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Charles Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Janice Hahn, Brad Sherman, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC

22 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Vacant gas stations on East Seneca Turnpike in Syracuse: What's the update?

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, right, Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner and 3rd District Councilor Bob Dougherty discuss vacant gas stations at East Brighton Avenue and East Seneca Turnpike on June 17, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Syracuse, NY, US Energy Systems, Energy, Jamesville, NY, Opinion

Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

Obama Adviser Appears to Blame Gaddafi for Mayhem in Libya

The U.S. evacuated its embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday -- removing even the Marines who were guarding it -- because of "violence and instability in the area," Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told CNN's "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Libya, Libya Travel, Africa Travel, Travel, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, US Senate, US Politics

Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

Clearing the air: Proposed bill would create tax credits for biogas operations

Those who create dairy items in Northern New York will have an opportunity to convert waste byproducts from their operations into a renewable form of energy if Congress implements an intriguing idea.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New York, Life, Food, Cheese, Drink, Milk, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Courier News

LETTER: Dems responsible for Hobby Lobby winLETTER: Dems responsible...

LETTER: Dems responsible for Hobby Lobby win Ruling relates to religious freedom law which dates back to Clinton presidency Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rJZDt1 Democratic presidential candidate, New York Sen. Hillary Clinton makes her opening remarks at a candidates forum held by AFSCME in Carson City, Nev., ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Carson City, NV, Opinion

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Editorial: Can open primaries save the world?

Recently, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., suggested that the California-style top-two primary can save the country, or at least its political system.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom McClintock, US Senate, Eric Cantor, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Opinion

Times Herald-Record

Schumer calls for anti-missile systems on passenger planes

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer and Rep. Steve Israel today urged the fedeeral government to study whether anti-missile systems are needed on passenger airplanes.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Terrorism

Washington Examiner

Chuck Schumer suggests airline safety devices

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is urging federal authorities to study whether U.S. passenger jets should be equipped with devices that would protect them against missiles like those that recently shot down a Malaysian Airlines flight over Ukraine and projectiles fired near Tel Aviv airport in Israel.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Federal Aviation Administration

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Confirmed, Chuck Schumer couldn't be more wrong in his wrong attempt to break voting

As Paul Hogarth and I noted a few days ago, Sen. Chuck Schumer's new push for a "top-2" jungle primary was an abject disaster.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Samoa News

VIDEO: Today's Headline News...

SCHUMER SEES DEAL THIS WEEK ON IMMIGRATION WASHINGTON -- A raucous public debate over the nation's flawed immigration system is set to begin in earnest this week as senators finalize a bipartisan bill to secure the border, allow tens of thousands of foreign workers into the country and grant eventual citizenship to the estimated 11 million people ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

The Wall Street Journal

What Voter Dissastisfaction and Low Turnout Could Mean for November

Studies out this week and an op-ed column by Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer highlight the dreadful effect polarization and dysfunction have had on American politics and voters' faith in the system.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News, Immigration Reform

The Riverdale Press

Area officials rally for Israel

Rep. Eliot Engel speaks in support of Israel at a rally in Times Square on Sunday.An estimated 3,000 people attended the event, organized on social media.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate

Albany Times Union

CNSE to get wetlands permit for new Utica chip fab

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer said a wetlands permit that will allow construction of a new computer chip manufacturing plant in Utica will be issued Friday by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Related Topix: Utica, NY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

SILive.com

Sen. Schumer secures approval for city takeover of property for National Lighthouse Museum

U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer has announced that he has secured the approval needed from the Federal Transit Administration allowing New York City to take sole control of over four acres of the former U.S. Coastguard site.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY

North County Public Radio

Feds propose retiring faulty oil tankers from rails

Federal transportation officials want to pull the most dangerous crude oil tankers off the rails within two years.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Canada, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, New York, Explosion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Farmers seek expanded tax credit for biogasa

New York dairy farmers and yogurt producers would be eligible for an expanded federal tax credit to install energy-producing biogas systems under a proposal by Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Life, Food, Dining

The Daily Caller

Senate Undergoes Emergency Cleaning After Woman Drags In Bedbugs

The Architect of the Capitol took emergency measures Wednesday to handle a bed bug problem in a Senate Office Building, including closing off a restroom for a couple of days with yellow police tape.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

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