Chuck Schumer

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November 10, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the Department of Justice to implement a law that would give schools, after-school programs and other places caring for vulnerable people special access to the national list of sex offenders before hiring workers.
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October 20, 2019 - 11:05 am
The Senate's top Democrat is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to examine a report that found dozens of baby food products contaminated with lead and other metals.
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Chuck Schumer
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October 13, 2019 - 3:13 pm
As Congress moves toward a resolution to reverse President Trump’s troop withdrawal from northern Syria, Sen. Chuck Schumer is warning of dire consequences for New York City if something is done.
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Chuck Schumer gun control
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September 15, 2019 - 4:57 pm
New York's two Democratic Senators are announcing a “full-court press,” hoping to force a vote in the Senate on stricter gun control measures that include more rigorous background checks.
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Chuck Schumer and Bob Menendez
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September 10, 2019 - 8:29 am
A tour company has stopped taking dogs on helicopter rides over the city after an outcry from animal rights activists and two senators.
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September 08, 2019 - 5:58 pm
Despite the meeting getting called off, two local senators are not pleased that the Trump administration planned to talk with the Taliban at Camp David in the first place.
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Chuck Schumer and Bob Menendez
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September 08, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Bob Menendez came together Sunday to accuse a helicopter tour company of using a loophole to continue offering “dangerous” doors-off helicopter flights—and they say the rides are threatening dogs as well as people.
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Chuck Schumer
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August 11, 2019 - 1:03 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer said he's introducing legislation to require the FBI to regulate the sale of body armor in the U.S.
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August 06, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Senator Chuck Schumer stood next to Republican Congressman Peter king in front of the Walmart in Westbury, New York to rally for the Senate to vote to pass the bipartisan house-passed gun safety legislation.
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EpiPens Schumer
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July 21, 2019 - 6:34 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is demanding airlines keep EpiPens on board their flights.
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