RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Chuck Schumer

A collection of news and information related to Chuck Schumer published by this site and its partners.

Top Chuck Schumer Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Charles Schumer: 'Impossible' for Democrats to lose Senate in 2012

    Charles Schumer: 'Impossible' for Democrats to lose Senate in 2012
    A top Democrat said it's "almost impossible" Republicans will take over the Senate majority in 2012. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), his party's former campaign chairman, acknowledged that Democrats have a tough political map as they seek to defend dozens...
  • GM pulls advertisement that offended cyclists [Updated]

     
    General Motors pulls college newspaper advertisement making fun of bicyclists....
  • Government: Payroll tax follies

     
    The editorial board blasted Senate Democrats on Monday for proposing a temporary payroll tax cut for employers (with little evidence that it would help create jobs) offset by a permanent tax increase on millionaires. As it happens, Democrats were already....
  • Government: Judging lawmakers by their vocabularies

     
    Who cares more about the middle class, Republicans or Democrats? If concern is measured by tongue-flapping in the House and Senate, then the answer is Democrats -- and it's not close. On the other hand, by the same metric, only Republicans seem to care...
  • N.Y. lawmakers ask TSA for passenger advocates at airports

     
    In the wake of claims by an elderly woman that she was stripped searched at Kennedy Airport, two New York lawmakers want to establish passenger advocates at all airports....
  • STRIP Act targets TSA uniform: End 'impersonation' of 'real cops'

     
    A lawmaker has introduced the STRIP Act, or Stop TSA's Reach In Policy Act to prevent airport screeners from wearing law enforcement uniforms and police-like metal badge and calling themselves officers unless they receive law enforcement training....
  • SOPA blackout: Protests hits streets of NYC, SF, Seattle, Las Vegas

     
    The protests against the House's Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Senate's Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) spread from the Web into the streets of New York on Wednesday and more in-person protests are scheduled for San Francisco, Seattle,...
  • TSA apology? Two elderly women were screened improperly

     
    Two elderly women were not screened properly, the TSA acknowledges, but they weren't strip-searched. The women had said they were strip-searched when traveling through Kennedy Airport in November....
  • SOPA sent back to the drawing board in wake of Internet protests

     
    The SOPA online piracy bill that helped spark this week's unprecedented Internet protests will be redrafted, its lead sponsor said Friday. The move came not long after the Senate postponed a key vote on the companion PIPA bill scheduled for next week....
  • General Motors reverses course on OnStar privacy issue

     
    General Motors will let OnStar customers cancel service and terminated data link....
  • Rep. Howard Berman proposes helicopter noise bill for L.A.

     
    Carrnageddon: Westside lawmaker proposes helicopter noise bill....