Posts Tagged ‘ Chuck Schumer ’

Schumer Says Charlottesville Violence Is Reason To Cancel Trump Voter Commission

Aug 25th, 2017 | By

The top Democrat in the U.S. Senate demanded Thursday that President Trump disband his commission designed to investigate voter fraud, saying it stems from the same hateful ideology that spurred neo-Nazis and white supremacists in Charlottesville earlier this month. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, New York Democrat, said that if Mr. Trump won’t cancel the Presidential

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Democrats Wanted Comey Fired — Until Tuesday

May 10th, 2017 | By

Few Democrats suffered such severe political whiplash over the firing of FBI Director James Comey as Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.). Over the course of just a few months, Schumer has shifted wildly on the FBI director. The Democratic leader heaped praise on Comey for decisions that benefitted Democrats and tried to damn Comey

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Democrats Blocking Neil Gorsuch Appointment

Apr 4th, 2017 | By

Baseball season gets underway this week, a welcome distraction from the political battles in Washington. The U.S. Senate is warring over the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. The Republicans say he’s a stellar nominee, a judicial umpire who calls balls and strikes as he sees them.



Charles Schumer Says Democrats Will Filibuster SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch

Mar 23rd, 2017 | By

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said Thursday that Democrats will attempt to filibuster Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination, saying he would tilt the Supreme Court too far away from what Democrats want to see.



Democrats Stall Trump Cabinet Picks With Boycott, Panel Shutdown

Feb 1st, 2017 | By

Democrats launched an all-out assault Tuesday on President Trump’s Cabinet picks, boycotting one committee to block the health and treasury nominees and using arcane rules to force another panel to shut down before it could vote on attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions.



Tom Cotton: Maybe More ‘Seasoning’ In Leadership Would Benefit Chuck Schumer

Jan 26th, 2017 | By

Sen. Tom Cotton on Wednesday chided Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer for a delay on a confirmation vote for CIA Director Mike Pompeo and suggested Mr. Schumer’s tenure as the top-ranking Democrat in the Senate might improve with “a little more seasoning and experience.”



GING-PAC Lawmaker Smeared Over Immigration Stance

Jun 2nd, 2014 | By

Congressman Steve King (R-IA) was smeared in the Senate recently by New York Senator Chuck Schumer, a leftist who apparently wants to help the Democrat Party by opening the floodgates to illegal immigrants – who can be expected to vote for Democrats.



Sen. Cruz Warns That Democrats Want To Repeal First Amendment

May 27th, 2014 | By

Last week at a pastor’s retreat held by the Family Research Council, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) warned that Democrats want a constitutional amendment that will basically repeal the First Amendment to the Constitution.

Cruz wasn’t joking and neither are the Democrats.