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Chuck Schumer's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Sr, Democratic Minority Leader, Minority Policy Committee Chair
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Nov. 13, 2018 Amending the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010
Nov. 12, 2018 Tweet - "We are calling on the Chief Ethics Official at DOJ to notify us whether Mr. Whitaker has been advised to recuse himself from overseeing Mueller's investigation. And, we will force Congress to act to protect the Mueller investigation."
Nov. 12, 2018 Tweet - "Governor Scott's hand-picked Secretary of State in Florida has said there is no evidence of fraud, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, which Scott oversees, has said there is no fraud."
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "My heart goes out to the first responders and everyone affected by the wildfires in California. We are monitoring the situation and will do all we can to help. Please follow all evacuation orders and find out more from @CAL_FIRE: …"
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "It's a proud weekend celebrating #VeteransDay, 100 years since the end of WWI, the 243rd birthday of the @USMC, and all of our incredible men and women who have served and sacrificed for this country we all believe in."
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "My heart goes out to the first responders and everyone affected by the wildfires in California. We are monitoring the situation and will do all we can to help. Please follow all evacuation orders and find out more from @CAL_FIRE: …"
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "Today I'm thinking about Albany's Sergeant Henry Johnson. We laid a wreath for him in 2015 when he was awarded the Medal of Honor. A member of a WWI all-black infantry group, he singlehandedly repelled a group of German soldiers to save a fellow soldier from capture. #VeteransDay"
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "Governor Scott and President Trump are spewing baseless claims of voter fraud in Florida. But Governor Scott's own appointees are saying no evidence of fraud exists."
Nov. 11, 2018 Tweet - "Governor Scott has a self-interest in manipulating the Florida Senate election, in which he is a candidate. He should recuse himself immediately and stay out of this election all together."
Nov. 10, 2018 Tweet - "What @realDonaldTrump's afraid of: 1. Putin 2. Mueller 3. Rain The President cancelled his visit to an American cemetery in France to mark 100 years since WWI. Even if the helicopters couldn't fly, he could've driven. He must just be afraid of a little rain."
Nov. 9, 2018 Tweet - "Mr. President: Every voter is entitled to vote whether they agree with you or not. Democracy is stronger than you are. Cut the crap."
Nov. 9, 2018 Tweet - "Many people are saying @realDonaldTrump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as Acting Attorney General is unconstitutional. Mr. President, what are you trying to hide?"
Nov. 8, 2018 Tweet - "In a democracy, no one--not even the President--can prevent the lawful counting of votes. We will not allow him or anyone else to steal this election."
Nov. 8, 2018 Tweet - "To #ProtectMueller's investigation, Acting Attorney General Whitaker must recuse himself given his previous comments advocating defunding and imposing limitations on the Mueller investigation. #NoOneIsAboveTheLaw"
Nov. 8, 2018 Tweet - "Brian Kemp eventually realized that it's completely inappropriate to use one's official powers to influence one's own election. Governor Scott should realize that as well."
Nov. 8, 2018 Tweet - "Our hearts go out to the victims, their families, and the brave first responders in Thousand Oaks. Our prayers are with the survivors for their recovery. This is yet another reminder of the scourge of gun violence that has plagued America for far too long. We must act to stop it."
Nov. 7, 2018 Schumer Announces, Following His Recent Meeting with Air Force Secretary Wilson, the Department of Defense and Air Force Have Agreed to Send Senior Officials to Stewart Air National Guard Base This Month to Deliver Long-Awaited Public Meeting on PFOA/PFOS Contamination Remediation Efforts
Nov. 7, 2018 Tweet - "Clearly, the President has something to hide."
Nov. 6, 2018 Tweet - "The American Academy of Family Physicians @AAFP on Republicans' junk plans: "Could subject patients to catastrophic medical bills and medical bankruptcy." "Will not provide meaningful insurance coverage.""
Nov. 6, 2018 Tweet - "Don't forget: More than 98% of health care groups that responded to Republicans' junk plan expansion criticized it and said it would hurt those with pre-existing conditions."
Nov. 6, 2018 Tweet - "One of the most important things you can do as an American citizen is vote, and I'm proud to say I just cast my own ballot. Thank you to all of the amazing poll workers and election officials working so hard today for all of us! #ElectionDay"
Nov. 5, 2018 Tweet - ""It poses a serious threat to patients' care, especially those that need coverage for illnesses or pre-existing conditions." The bottom line of what the American Nurses Association @ANANursingWorld say about President Trump's health care agenda? "Patients deserve better.""
Nov. 5, 2018 Tweet - "That Republican lawsuit to overturn our health care law? What the @SEIU has to say about what it would do: "Strip health coverage and protections from nearly 30 MILLION PEOPLE." "Have catastrophic economic consequences.""
Nov. 4, 2018 Tweet - ""Jeopardizes health care for the nation's most vulnerable children: Students with disabilities and students in poverty." That's what education groups, principals, school nurses, social workers, and the @AutismSociety had to say about President Trump's health care agenda."
Nov. 4, 2018 Tweet - "Note to Senator Tillis: There is nothing "courageous" about voting to gut protections for people with pre-existing conditions."
Nov. 2, 2018 Letter to Richard H. Anderson, and Joseph L. Lhota - Don't Block The Tracks! Do The Deal Now To Get New Metro North Line for Bronx and Westchester Commuters Out of the Train Yard
Nov. 2, 2018 Schumer: Boosting Acer Program Will Spout Sweet Results For The North Country
Nov. 2, 2018 Tweet - "Latest jobs numbers may look good but don't forget they coexist with a huge deficit-ballooning GOP tax break mainly for corporations for which we'll pay a price down the road. When families see their health care costs go up because of GOP actions, these numbers will mean little."
Nov. 2, 2018 Letter to Secretary Chao, DOT - Federal Funding Would Put Binghamton's Main Street Redevelopment In The Express Lane and The Downtown Revitalization On The Road To Success
Nov. 1, 2018 Tweet - "President Trump's health care agenda "would be harmful to cancer patients and survivors." Insurers "could charge the patient an unaffordable premium essentially denying coverage." That's according to the @AmericanCancer Society."
Nov. 1, 2018 Schumer To DOD: New Fort Drum Railhead Would Boost Mission Readiness & Bring Good-Paying Construction Jobs To The North Country
Nov. 1, 2018 Tweet - "We're in an addiction and mental health crisis. So why is @APAPsychiatric saying: President Trump's health care agenda could return us "to the times when mental and behavioral health along with substance care were not considered critical elements to effective health care.""
Nov. 1, 2018 Tweet - "Patient groups like the American @LungAssociation are fighting in court this week to stop Republicans' junk insurance plans. Why? They say this agenda "poses a very real threat to the health of many millions of Americans.""
Nov. 1, 2018 Tweet - "The @AmerMedicalAssn, family doctors, & pediatricians say GOP lawsuit to overturn our health care law and end pre-existing condition protections would: "Strip health care from tens of millions" "Produce skyrocketing insurance costs" "Sow chaos in the nation's health care system""
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "2 out of 3 seniors in nursing homes are paid for by Medicaid, but President Trump's agenda would gut Medicaid by $1 trillion. That means less care for seniors just when they need it most."
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "President Trump's health care agenda would gut Medicaid by $1 trillion. Millions of Americans would lose coverage Millions more would see benefits cut or costs go up."
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "Republican junk plans won't cover maternity care. That's why groups that protect women and people with pre-existing conditions went to court this week to fight for it."
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "Reminder: Here's what Republicans told us they want to cut to pay for their tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest few: Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security"
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "What we know about President Trump's Health Care agenda: He supports letting employers impose lifetime & annual limits on critical types of health care. That means coverage could be cut off just when you get sick & need it most. But isn't that the whole point of health care?"
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "President Trump & GOP pushed a health care agenda that would let insurance companies charge older Americans 5X MORE than younger people. That's while cutting tax credits to help afford insurance. Premiums could be $15K more per year. Does that help Americans get better care?"
Oct. 31, 2018 Tweet - "The Republican health care agenda? It would mean cutting coverage for critical care like mental health treatment, substance abuse care for things like opioid addiction, and maternity care."
Oct. 29, 2018 Schumer To Feds: Cuts To 340B Program Will Devastate Capital Region Hospitals, You Must Immediately Reverse Course
Oct. 29, 2018 Letter to Kirstjen Nielsen, DHS - Getting To The Bottom Of These Cyber-Attacks Is Essential For The Safety And Security Of All New Yorkers
Oct. 29, 2018 Wyden, Durbin, Murray & Colleagues Urge FDA to Protect Kids from Tobacco Use and Addiction
Oct. 29, 2018 Tweet - "Seeing the names and learning of the lives of those who were brutally massacred by the vilest of reasons--anti-Semitism--deepens our sadness even further. Each was a life with family, friends, and memories."
Oct. 29, 2018 Momentum Grows for 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Reauthorization, Sponsors Announce 100 Bipartisan Co-Sponsors in House and Senate
Oct. 29, 2018 Tweet - "Today marks six years since Superstorm Sandy ravaged homes and communities in New York. We're still working to build back stronger than ever."
Oct. 29, 2018 Letter to the Hon. Scott Gottlieb, Comissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - Wyden, Durbin, Murray & Colleagues Urge FDA to Protect Kids from Tobacco Use and Addiction
Oct. 27, 2018 Tweet - "Another terrible tragedy. Our hearts go out to the victims, and their families, and all of the members of Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh."
Oct. 26, 2018 Schumer: Griffiss Is Flying High With UAS & Drone Innovation And Deserves Fed Funds To Go Even Higher
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