Chuck Schumer

Charles Ellis Schumer is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from New York, a seat he was first elected to in 1998. A member of the Democratic Party, he defeated three-term Republican incumbent Al D'Amato 55% to 44%. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Chuck Schumer has 2,429 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 251 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 6,988 views per program. Most appearances with Dick Durbin (149), Harry Reid (139), Patty Murray (121). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Democratic Party, Immigration.

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: 1,844

Previously

U.S. Representative, D-NY 9th View Map January 5, 1993 - January 3, 1999 Videos: 268 U.S. Representative, D-NY 10th January 3, 1983 - January 4, 1993 Videos: 309 U.S. Representative, D-NY 16th January 3, 1981 - January 2, 1983 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate confirmed James Blew to serve as assistant secretary of education for Planning, Evaluation and Policy…

  • Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Minority Leader Charles Schumer (NY) and other members of Senate Democratic leadership spoke…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed Randal Quarles to serve a 14-year term on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Members also voted to…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed the nomination of Scott Stump to be assistant education secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education…

  • Senator Schumer on U.S.-Russia Summit

    Senator Schumer on U.S.-Russia Summit

    In a Capitol Hill news conferece Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) reacted to the U.S.-Russia summit in Helsinki, Finland,…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted to go to conference with the House on several fiscal year 2019 federal spending bills and for the conferees to consider…

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