Chuck Schumer | Senate Democratic Leader

Chuck Schumer speaking at a rally in favor of Obamacare in 2017.Chuck Schumer speaking at a rally in favor of Obamacare in 2017.By: Mobilus_In_Mobili

Chuck Schumer Contact & Bio Information

Chuck Schumer
Born 11/23/1950 (Age 69)
Religion:Jewish
Phone Number: 202-224-6542
Government Website: schumer.senate.gov
Campaign Website: chuckschumer.com

Notable Speaking Engagements by Chuck Schumer

EngagementNumAbout
Chuck Schumer Speeches2Major speeches by Chuck Schumer
Chuck Schumer Interviews3Major interviews by Chuck Schumer

Chuck Schumer Congress Details

Years in Congress: 01/03/1981 - Present
Committee Leadership: Joint Committee on the Library, Joint Committee on Printing & Rules & Administration
Committees On: Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs, Finance & Judiciary

Chuck Schumer History

Senate Leader (01/03/2017 - Present)
U.S. Senator from New York (01/03/1999 - 01/03/2017)
U.S. Representative from New York (01/03/1981 - 01/03/1999)
New York State Representative (01/01/1975 - 12/31/1980)
College Attended: Harvard ('74, '71)
Degrees Earned: J.D. (Law) Law (74) & Bachelors Degree (71)
Previous Chuck Schumer Speaking Engagements (EST)
Chuck Schumer Videos of Notable Speaking Engagements
Chuck Schumer 2020 DNC Convention Speech
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer delivered a speech at the 2020 Democratic National Convention in which he called for not only Vice President Joe Biden to be elected President, but for the American people to vote to give Senate Democrats a majority for the first time since 2014. Mr. Schumer reminded the American people that a Republican led Senate would be able to block many Joe Biden's priorities should he be elected but not have a Senate majority to help him enact his priorities into law.
Chuck Schumer MSNBC Interview On Coronavirus Aid Package
Democratic Leader, Chuck Schumer spoke with MSNBC Morning Joe hosts about the agreement that was reached between White House and Senate leaders on a $2 trillion COVID-19 bill which would alleviate the economic impact of the virus outbreak.He broke down how the bill would help Americans.When asked about President Trump saying that the country would open back up by Easter, he said that it should be left up to the medical authorities in the country, not the politicians.
Chuck Schumer CNN Interview about 'Unemployment Insurance on Steroids'
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer breaks down his party's plans to expand unemployment insurance dramatically with the upcoming economic stimulus relief package, in response to the Coronavirus pandemic's overall effect on the economy. He calls it 'unemployment insurance on steroids'. He says Republicans are 'conceptually' on board. The insurance would cover all workers effected.
Chuck Schumer Speech on Senate Floor Day After House Impeached President Trump
Senate Minority Chuck Schumer spoke on the Senate floor one day after the House of Representatives approved two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Schumer rebuffed Majority Leader McConnell's criticisms of the process and instead accused the Majority Leader of "plotting the most rushed, least thorough, and most unfair impeachment trial in modern history."
Chuck Schumer CBS This Morning Interview
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer was interviewed by the hosts of "CBS This Morning" from Washington, D.C. to discuss the next steps in the impeachment process now that the House of Representatives has formally charged President Donald Trump with two articles of impeachment and the Senate prepares for the trial. Schumer accused Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of wanting to "hiding the truth" because McConnell is refusing to allow witnesses Democrats say testimony is imperative.