Charles Schumer


Schumer Says He Has ‘Serious Concerns’ About Gorsuch

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday he has “serious, serious concerns” about President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee after their meeting, complaining that the federal judge “avoided answers like…

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Sen. Schumer Says He’ll Oppose Sessions’ Nomination

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer announced Thursday that he will oppose Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination to be the next attorney general. “After reviewing his record and giving careful consideration…

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Senators Gear Up for Confirmation Battles

The Senate is moving full steam ahead on President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees, and Democrats are clamoring for a fight. Senate Democrats led by Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer have…

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Clinton, Biden to Headline Tribute to Harry Reid

Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden will headline a star-studded send-off for Senate Minority Leader Harry M. Reid on Thursday as the Nevada Democrat ends his historic 30-year run…

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McConnell to Lead Senate GOP, Schumer New Democratic Leader

Senate Republicans re-elected Mitch McConnell on Wednesday to be majority leader next year, while Democrats picked Chuck Schumer to lead them, setting the chief actors as the chamber prepares to…

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Schumer Discloses Pneumonia Diagnosis

Senator Chuck Schumer, the No. 3 Senate Democrat, disclosed Monday that he was diagnosed with pneumonia several weeks ago. His disclosure comes a day after Hillary Clinton’s own pneumonia diagnosis…

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