Articles Tagged 'Charles Schumer'
Democrats try to force McConnell’s hand
Congressional Democratic leaders are trying to box out Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) by negotiating a deal with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and President… READ MORE
Democrats brace for round two of impeachment witness fight
Senate Democrats are preparing for round two in the fight over impeachment trial witnesses.
Now that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has won round… READ MORE
Schumer asks McConnell for Mulvaney, Bolton to testify in impeachment trial
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Sunday wrote a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) outlining his preferences for the structure of… READ MORE
Election security funds passed by Senate seen as welcome first step
Members of Congress and key federal and state officials on Thursday praised the $250 million approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee for election security efforts… READ MORE
GOP presses Trump to make a deal on spending
Congressional leaders face an uphill battle in selling President Trump on a two-year spending deal when they meet with his top advisers at a meeting… READ MORE
Congress heads toward showdown over ‘Dreamers’
Congress is barreling toward a showdown over immigration in January.
Lawmakers were locked in a flurry of closed-door negotiations and meetings with top White House… READ MORE
Trump hits Schumer over immigration program in wake of terror attack
President Trump ripped Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer
(D-N.Y.) in an early morning tweet Wednesday for his role in an immigration program that the man… READ MORE
Dirty Dems plan to hold Harvey Aid Hostage
Top Democrats said on Wednesday that they will support linking immediate help for Hurricane Harvey recovery and a short-term debit limit increase.
“Democrats are prepared … READ MORE
Deputy attorney general asked to brief senators after Comey firing
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Thursday that the deputy attorney general has been asked to brief the entire Senate next week in the… READ MORE
Trump raises stakes for next shutdown fight
Less than 48 hours after Congress reached a bipartisan deal on 2017 spending, President Trump warned the next round might not be so easy.
The… READ MORE