All posts tagged "Chuck Schumer"

  • Why It’s Unsettling That Trump Is Blaming Chuck Schumer For Terrorism

    President Donald Trump wasted no time in blaming a Democratic senator for the tragedy in New York yesterday. A terrorist citizen who originally immigrated from Uzbekistan used a rental truck to kill eight people on a New...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
  • Democrat leaders Schumer and Pelosi call for Mueller to be unimpeded.
    Democratic Leaders React to Manafort Indictment

    Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) were among the prominent Democratic leaders who spoke out on Monday in response to the high-profile indictments of Paul Manafort and his business partner....

    • Posted October 30, 2017
  • Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
    Schumer Will Play Hardball With Tax Reform

    Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has shown that he isn’t averse to working with the White House. But in a recent interview he says Senate Democrats will be taking a hard-line approach on the issue of...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
  • Uninsured Rate Rises As Trump Undermines Obamacare

    President Trump has yet to repeal the Affordable Car Act and replace the healthcare program known as Obamacare. But he has managed to take actions and sow uncertainty that have wounded it. The result? The rate of...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
  • Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
    Schumer: Vote Now On Bipartisan Health Care Bill

    Speaking Sunday on “Meet the Press” with host Chuck Todd, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that a bipartisan health care bill put together by Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) has enough support...

    • Posted October 23, 2017
  • Sen. Lindsey Graham said he didn't know about the Niger operation.
    Senators Had No Clue U.S. Troops Were In Niger

    In interviews given on CNN and NBC, a number of key Senators are saying they had no idea that the United States had deployed troops to Niger despite a claim from the Pentagon that Congress had been kept...

    • Posted October 23, 2017
  • Trump is sabotaging Obamacare.
    Trump Ends Obamacare Cost-Sharing Subsidies

    Since the GOP-led Congress couldn’t manage to destroy Obamacare, it looks like President Trump is doing everything he can to sabotage the law from the White House. Late Thursday, the President announced he would be ending cost-share...

    • Posted October 13, 2017
  • Stephen Miller
    Will Trump Let Miller Write Immigration Policy?

    According to a new report from Politico, it appears President Trump may be handing top aide Stephen Miller the keys to the administration’s new immigration policy, which is sure to be bad news for anyone who thought...

    • Posted October 7, 2017
  • McCain Dooms Latest Obamacare Repeal Bill

    The latest attempt by Republicans to repeal and replace Obamacare looks like it won’t pass in the Senate after Senator John McCain (R-AZ) announced on Friday that he would not vote for it. “I cannot in good...

    • Posted September 23, 2017
  • Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
    Schumer Says Trump ‘Likes Us’ in Hot Mic Moment

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) was overheard on a hot mic Thursday telling a colleague that President Trump “likes us” — presumably referencing himself and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and their recent deals. “He likes...

    • Posted September 15, 2017