Chuck Schumer

Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer is an American politician, the senior United States senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Chuck Schumer has 2,248 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1980 House Committee as a Democratic Representative for New York's 16th district. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 236 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 6,933 views per program. Most appearances with Dick Durbin (138), Harry Reid (136), Patty Murray (108). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Democratic Party, Affordable Care Act.

Appearances by Title:January 4, 1999 - Present U.S. Senator, D-NY View Map Minority Leader (Jan 03, 2017 - Present) Democratic Policy Committee Chair (Jan 05, 2011 - Jan 02, 2017) Videos: 1,701


U.S. Representative, D-NY 9th View Map January 5, 1993 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 267 U.S. Representative, D-NY 10th January 3, 1983 - January 4, 1993 Videos: 272 U.S. Representative, D-NY 16th January 3, 1981 - January 2, 1983 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted in favor of invoking cloture on the nomination of Leonard Steven Grasz to be a U.S. circuit judge for the…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate passed a bill to extend federal government funding until December 22, 7017. CSenator Al Franken (D-MN) announced…

  • President Trump Meeting with Congressional Leaders

    President Trump Meeting with Congressional Leaders

    President Trump met with congressional leaders in the White House’s Oval Office to discuss a path forward for an agreement…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    Members gave speeches on the Senate Republican tax reform bill and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals).

  • Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer talked about a recent meeting Democrats skipped with President Trump saying, “We showed the…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted to advance the nomination of Kirstjen Nielsen to be secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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