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Pope, after historic talk to Congress, visits NYC

...recently spruced up cathedral, dignitaries including Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer welcomed him.In Washington earlier Thursday, the pope had waded into bitter disputes while speaking to Congress...
Nation and World
House votes to keep highway spending level, ignores warnings

...administration has offered a similar tax proposal, and Ryan has backed the general concept. But negotiations between Ryan and Charles Schumer of New York, the No. 3 Senate Democratic leader, failed to produce an agreement. Such a one-time cash infusion...
Nation and World
Hello policy fights, bye budget goodwill

...of Pennsylvania Avenue are united on preventing poison pill riders from riding along in an omnibus," said Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. "The power of the purse doesn't give the Republicans the right to jam through ideological riders...
Nation and World

...Democrats with close ties to Israel, which vehemently opposes the lifting of any sanctions. Among them is Sen. Charles Schumer of New York, a member of the leadership, who issued a non-committal statement saying he would "carefully study...
Not For Web
... and killing jobs

...President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats are feeling pressure to show they are acting to create jobs. As Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., put it, "We heard the message of Massachusetts. They said focus immediately and don't take your...
Facebook's expansion triggers political backlash

...networks, the agency confirmed Tuesday. Then last week, Facebook announced a proposed expansion that irked Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and, he says, many Web surfers who called his office to complain. Having built one of the Web's...
Outside editorial: Shut out at the polls

...million people reported administrative procedures as the reason for not registering. Senate Rules Committee Chairman Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., recounted at a recent hearing how people were unable to vote through no fault of their own: a man...
U.S. wouldn't be in Iraq if not for Dems

...for the war are running for president in 2008. Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Christopher Dodd, John Edwards and Charles Schumer are all ultra-liberal Democrats who voted for the war. Also we have John Kerry, who can't decide what he voted...
Comic Schumer, Sen. Schumer call for better gun control

...Trainwreck," and asked lawmakers Monday to support a gun control bill sponsored by her second cousin, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer."I've thought about these victims each day since the tragedy," she said at a news conference at the senator's...
Not For Web
Feds announce test sites for drone aircraft

...that creates a huge opportunity for our economy," said U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nevada. In New York, Sen. Charles Schumer, a Democrat, called the announcement a boon for his state.Drones have been mainly used by the military, but governments...


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