All posts tagged "Chuck Schumer"
Governor expects Puerto Rico to stalemate federal budget debate
Urged Senate minority leader to consider Puerto Rico funding requests when voting
- Posted March 14, 2019
[Editorial] Undertow Politics
Puerto Rico should not be counting on Congress
- Posted February 8, 2019
US Sen. Nelson sends letter to chamber leadership to address Puerto Rico recovery process
Calls for elimination of fiscal board approval for certain disaster payments
- Posted February 7, 2018
Top Senate Dem: Trump threat against health funds ‘childish’
"That is not presidential, that is not frankly what an adult does," says Chuck Schumer
- Posted August 1, 2017
Top Senate Dem opposes Supreme Court pick, vows filibuster
WASHINGTON – The top Senate Democrat said Thursday he will oppose President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee and lead a filibuster of the choice, setting up a politically charged showdown with Republicans with far-reaching implications for future...
- Posted March 23, 2017
Tea party parallel? Liberals taking aim at their own party
Aim to push their party to the left and wrest power from Democratic stalwarts
- Posted March 4, 2017
In Trump’s future looms a familiar shutdown threat
WASHINGTON — Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump’s growing roster of headaches. Beneath the capital’s radar looms a vexing problem — a catchall spending package that’s likely to top $1 trillion and could get...
- Posted February 21, 2017
Top Senate Democrat warns Trump on Supreme Court pick
He advised to name a "mainstream" nominee or Democrats will oppose the individual "with everything we have"
- Posted January 4, 2017