Sen. Chuck Schumer

Schumer Domestic Violence Presser
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Sophia Hall
October 15, 2019 - 1:52 pm
New York Sen. Chuck Schumer on Tuesday held a rally on Long Island to push for more federal funding for organizations that help victims of domestic violence.
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Schumer - 9/11 VCF Vote
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July 15, 2019 - 12:41 pm
The House overwhelmingly approved a bill that would replenish and make permanent the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund last week, but questions remain about the legislation’s fate in the Senate.
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June 24, 2019 - 3:26 pm
A test for radium at the contaminated Bethpage plume came back negative, but Sen. Chuck Schumer on Monday raised concerns about the company that did the testing.
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Sen. Charles Schumer
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June 24, 2019 - 6:39 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Senator Chuck Schumer called on the FDA to clamp down on unregulated electronic cigarette products imported from China. Schumer said on Sunday that there are numerous knockoff e-cigarette products are coming in from China, and aren't getting inspected and the federal...
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Schumer on Limo Safety
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May 20, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer on Monday called on the National Transportation Safety Board to make limo safety reform a top priority, nearly four years after a group of young women died in a Cutchogue limousine crash.
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Schumer for TRACON upgrades
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March 19, 2019 - 2:35 pm
In President Donald Trump’s 2020 proposed budget, nearly $8 billion would be set aside for Federal Aviation Administration air traffic facilities and Sen. Chuck Schumer wants Long Island to be first in line for the funding.
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LIRR Crash
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March 04, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer on Monday called for railroad crossings to be upgraded following a deadly crash last week in Westbury.
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Schumer on Drinking Water
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February 04, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer on Monday called on the Environmental Protection Agency to make sure drinking water is at safe standards.
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President Donald Trump speaks on the South Lawn of the White House as he walks to Marine One, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Washington. Trump is en route to Camp David. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
January 07, 2019 - 5:26 pm
President Donald Trump said Monday that he will address the nation in a prime-time speech about border security and will visit the U.S.-Mexico border this week amid a partial feudal government shutdown.
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Schumer on shingles
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January 07, 2019 - 3:39 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer called on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Monday to address a shingles vaccine shortage on Long Island, saying it’s the "perfect example" as to why the government shutdown should end.
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