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Chuck Schumer

Charles Ellis Schumer is an American politician serving as Senate Majority Leader since January 20, 2021. A member of the Democratic Party, Schumer is the senior United States senator from New York, a seat he has held since 1999. He is the dean of New York's congressional delegation. Wikipedia*

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Chuck Schumer has 3,461 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1981 House Highlight as a Democratic Representative for New York's 10th district. The year with the most videos was 2021 with 261 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 7,306 views per program. Most appearances with Dick Durbin (229), Patty Murray (200), Harry Reid (139). Most common tags: Washington Politics, Federal Budget, Coronavirus Disease 2019.

Appearances by Title:January 4, 1999 - Present U.S. Senator, D-NY View Map

Majority Leader (Jan 20, 2021 - Present) Minority Leader (Jan 03, 2017 - Jan 20, 2021) Democratic Policy Committee Chair (Jan 05, 2011 - Jan 02, 2017) Videos: 2,890


U.S. Representative, D-NY 9th January 5, 1993 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 272 U.S. Representative, D-NY 10th January 3, 1983 - January 5, 1993 Videos: 291 U.S. Representative, D-NY 16th January 3, 1981 - January 3, 1983 Videos: 1

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Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 5
    • Total Time Speaking: 54 minutes
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