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February 16, 2020 - 2:54 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is blasting the White House for proposed cuts that would eliminate some of the specialized bomb-sniffing dogs used to fight terrorism at transit hubs like Penn Station, while a New Jersey congressman said he’s outraged antiterrorism funds are being cut in his state.
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December 31, 2019 - 10:24 am
The stabbing attack at a Hanukkah party in Rockland County and the shooting at a church near Fort Worth, Texas, over the weekend have Sen. Chuck Schumer proposing an increasing in funding for security at houses of worship.
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Schumer paid family leave
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December 08, 2019 - 5:49 pm
Federal employees will soon be able to take advantage of paid parental leave—and some hope that will put pressure on private companies to start offering it too.
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December 08, 2019 - 2:46 pm
Sen. Charles Schumer is praising the humble spud, at least the ones grown on Long Island.
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December 07, 2019 - 3:00 pm
We’re starting to get a better idea of how the impeachment process will play out in the House, but there’s less of an understanding of what will happen in the Senate.
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Schumer fake money
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December 06, 2019 - 7:00 pm
If you’re getting cash this holiday season, check the bills—Sen. Chuck Schumer says there’s been a surge in counterfeit “funny money” that can be bought for next to nothing online.
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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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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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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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