Chuck Schumer

Chuck Schumer


Official Account of Senator Chuck Schumer, New York’s Senator and the Senate Majority Leader.

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Women—and particularly women of color—bear a disproportionate burden of the student loan debt crisis. President Biden can take action and use his existing legal authority to #CancelStudentDebt .

Today, the Senate passed more emergency military, economic, and humanitarian aid for Ukraine at President Biden’s request. Now more help is on the way as we continue to stand with the Ukrainian people.

The Senate just passed the House-passed bill to address the baby formula shortage by helping parents who rely on the federal nutrition program WIC The crisis has especially hurt parents and children in underserved communities—and this bill to help is on its way to @POTUS’s desk

NEWS: FEMA is providing $153 million to New York State to help cover the costs of the ongoing pandemic. I fought for this funding in the American Rescue Plan, and I will keep pushing for all the resources NY needs to fight COVID.

I'm honored to stand with Mothers Against Drunk Driving @MADDOnline  and The Andrew McMorris Foundation in support of the RIDE Act—which we passed in our infrastructure law. This will require automakers to equip new vehicles with drunk driving prevention tech and help save lives.

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What happened at the U.S. Capitol yesterday was an insurrection against the United States, incited by President Trump. This president must not hold office one day longer.

What Senate Republicans BLOCKED last week —Rental assistance —Food assistance —Funding for COVID testing & tracing —Protections for workers —Protections for Dreamers —Resources for elections —Resources for schools & nursing homes —Resources for state & local governments & tribes

RT if you think Alabama’s new Senator should get a vote on the #GOPTaxScam 

One of the reasons industries are so short on cash right now is that they have spent billions buying back their own stocks instead of investing in their workers and saving for a rainy day. That needs to be addressed NOW.

Hey @SenTedCruz  and his gang: You want to investigate election fraud? Start with this:

The Senate will hold a vote on legislation to codify the right to an abortion in law. This is not an abstract exercise. This is urgent. We will vote on protecting a women’s right to choose, and every American is going to see which side every senator stands on.

GREAT meeting today with the best staff in the history of the world!!!

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