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  1. As flak flies, vets of CBO defend workRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. "Relying on CBO's estimates in the legislative process has served the Congress -- and the American people -- very well ...


  2. Sen. Schumer calls for truck safety regulations after I-81 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    After the tragic collision on Interstate 81 that left four dead two weeks ago, U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., is pushing for more safety regulations for tractor trailers. “Our truck safety standards are lacking.


  3. Could New York be the Napa Valley of craft beer?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... the state approved malt barley crop insurance for all 44 counties, but local leaders want more. Senator Charles Schumer urged the federal government to provide a malting barley endorsement for farmers. Most of our on-demand video clips are open to ...


  4. Schumer: I-81 crash that killed 4 shows need for truck 'underride' guardsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    ... people were killed when two vehicles crashed into the tanker a short while after.( Canton, N.Y. -- U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer called on the federal government Friday to require that trucks be equipped with "underride guards" to prevent the kind of ...


  5. Milbank: Democrats finally have an agenda. Herea s what it looks likeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    JANUARY 10: U.S. Senate Minority Leader Sen. Charles Schumer takes questions during a news briefing after the Senate Democratic weekly luncheon January 10, 2017 at the Capitol in Washington, DC. Senate Democrats held their weekly luncheon to discuss the Democratic agenda.


  6. Schumer urging USDA to increase insurance availability for NY barley growersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., wants to make specialized crop insurance for malt barley available for growers in upstate New York. The Senate minority leader is calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to give New York state the Malting Barley Endorsement, which is a special federal insurance option available to a handful of other states that grow malt barley.


  7. Construction plans begin on Canandaigua VA projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer announced Thursday the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed off on the long-awaited construction project for the Canandaigua VA Medical Center in Canandaigua, N.Y.. The project will entail creation of a new, 84,200 square-foot outpatient clinic.


  8. Liberty Tabletop Celebrates Momentous Meeting at White House with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    SHERRILL, N.Y., July 20, 2017 : Sherrill Manufacturing, the only flatware manufacturer in the U.S., set the table for homegrown perseverance and character at yesterday's White House meeting as part of 'Made in America' week. The event, which hosted 20 small and medium-sized business leaders from throughout the country in a roundtable discussion, focused on U.S.-manufactured products.


  9. Amid Trump's Shifting Health Care Stances, a Recurring InfatuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Roll Call

    President Donald Trump have often said Democratic leaders like Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., will eventually come to him to make a deal on health care. President Donald Trump on Wednesday again appeared to change his stance on just which path he wants Republican senators to take on health care.


  10. Outside view: Obamacare needs repair, not repeal - Thu, 20 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... recently expressed openness to reforming Obamacare in concert with Republicans, and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, N.Y., on Tuesday morning endorsed bipartisan cooperation to stabilize insurance markets. If Schumer is serious, he should ...


  11. To boost New York beer industry, Schumer pushes for more aid to state barley growersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Post-Standard

    Sacks of malted barley are at Hudson Valley Malt in Germantown, N.Y. The thirst for craft beer and whiskey is creating a new market for smaller-scale regional malt houses as well as a new high-value crop for grain farmers. As New York state's brewing and distilling industries continue to boom, the farmers who provide one of the key ingredients should be granted access to the same federal protections available in other states, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said today.


  12. One month of dialing left without 518 in the numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Albany Times Union

    ... city of Albany for the last 60 years has certainly woven him into the very fiber of this community," Sen. Charles Schumer said. less Nipper the Dog "may be made of fiberglass but his watching over the city of Albany for the last 60 years has ...


  13. Democrats Have No Message Because Pelosi and Schumer Never Needed OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The New York Observer

    In the 1970s, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer essentially inherited a seat in the New York State Assembly from his mentor, Steve Solarz, right after he graduated from law school. Throughout his political career, he has never lost an election, though his state, New York, is solidly Democratic.


  14. Schumer: Trump 'Trying to Sabotage the System and Hurt Millions of Innocent Americans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Cybercast News Service

    "The President would not, quote, be 'letting Obamacare collapse,'" said Sen. Schumer. "He is actively, actively trying to undermine the health care system in this country."


  15. Schumer: NY power plants vulnerable to cyberattackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Chronicle Newspaper

    U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says New York state's power plants are vulnerable to cyberattacks and that Washington must do more to ensure their security. The Democrat said July 13 that he has written to the secretaries of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Energy seeking an update on efforts to improve cybersecurity at critical facilities such as power plants.


  16. Suddenly, a defeated McConnell sees the value of a bipartisan healthcare planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Miami Herald

    ... the overdue opening that Democrats, if are true to their word, should charge through. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, of New York, said Tuesday from the Senate floor that, "Rather than repeating the same failed partisan process yet again, ...


  17. Schumer: Mattis should expedite Stewart cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Times Herald-Record

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer is calling on Defense Secretary James Mattis to expedite cleanup of toxic chemicals at Stewart Air National Guard Base as he and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announced Tuesday that a spending bill passed by a Senate committee last week includes provisions spurred by the contamination.


  18. Health care: The promise, and the perils, of bipartisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... say to me that they want to work on a bill." Indeed, on Tuesday morning, the Senate Democratic leader, Charles Schumer of New York, took to the Senate floor to say that "the door is open right now, Republican leadership only needs to walk through ...


  19. Purple Heart mystery: Search underway to identify owner of lost medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Fox News

    ... awarded nearly two million times to recognize the sacrifice of combat-wounded veterans. The office of Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., is also assisting in the quest to find B.J. McNamara or his family. "The true measure of a man's worth is the ...


  20. Trump invites Upstate NY flatware maker, America's last, to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Post-Standard

    ... and source 100 percent of its flatware in the United States. The company proved, with the help of U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y, that 11 other manufacturers had falsely labeled their flatware as "Made in America" in order to sell products to the ...