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. First elected in 1998, he defeated three-term Republican incumbent Al D'Amato 55% to 44%. Schumer was re-elected in 2004 with 71% of the vote, in 2010 with 66% of the vote, and in 2016 with 70% of the vote. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Chuck Schumer has 2,176 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 164 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 6,885 views per program. Most appearances with Harry Reid (136), Dick Durbin (133), Patty Murray (104). 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: 1,629

Previously

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 passed a measure that reauthorizes the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) user fees program for approval of…

  • Senate Democratic Jobs and Economic Agenda

    Senate Democratic Jobs and Economic Agenda

    Senate Democrats unveiled their “better deal” trade proposal at a press conference outside the Capitol building. The plan…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate by a 50-48 vote confirmed Marvin Kaplan to be a member of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a…

  • Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and other Senate Democrats spoke to reporters following their weekly caucus lunch. Senator…

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate resumed consideration of the nomination of Kevin Newsom to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted 68-26 to limit debate and advance the nomination of Kevin Newsom to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the…

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