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Adam Warner
April 07, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer wants the federal government to spend at least $5 million more on drug detection at the International Mail Facility at JFK in a bid to stop Chinese fentanyl from coming into the U.S.
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March 31, 2019 - 6:34 pm
U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer wants Boeing to be removed from a Federal Aviation Administration rulemaking committee as investigations deepen into both the company and regulator's role in two deadline airline crashes. Senate Democratic Leader Schumer said that Boeing should be suspended from the...
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March 10, 2019 - 6:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Senator Chuck Schumer is urging the outgoing FDA commissioner to ensure a ban goes into place on E-cigarettes that are kid-friendly flavored. Schumer says FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has been effective on this front so far, but he fears what will happen once Gottlieb...
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March 05, 2019 - 6:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Senator Chuck Schumer says he plans to reintroduce federal legislation that would fund safety improvements at LIRR grade crossings. These measures would prevent accidents like the one that killed three people in Westbury last week. If given the proper funding, the senator...
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February 21, 2019 - 6:53 am
Coast Guard Lieutenant Christopher Paul Hasson was found by authorities in his Maryland home with firearms, ammunition, and a hit list which included prominent New York politicians and media figures, prosecutors say.
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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and Sen. Chuck Schumer
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February 11, 2019 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo has apparently been rubbing some New Yorkers the wrong way. RELATED: Gov. Cuomo, Cardinal Dolan trade jabs over abortion law | Gillibrand promises bipartisanship, but not in her Cabinet | This Christmas tree critter is bugging Chuck Schumer Pollster Steven...
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February 10, 2019 - 2:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Democrat is introducing legislation to sanction traffickers who export fentanyl into the United States. Sen. Charles Schumer will announce the Fentanyl Sanctions Act on Sunday in New York. He says the legislation aims to "hold China accountable." U.S. officials...
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January 30, 2019 - 5:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House plan for peeling off Democrats to support President Donald Trump's demands for billions in border wall money ran into a particularly stubborn obstacle: Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's flip phone. Schumer had already been talking with his colleagues for...
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January 20, 2019 - 2:02 pm
On day 30 of the shutdown, Sen. Chuck Schumer blasted President Trump’s proposed DACA-for-wall deal as a non-started while introducing legislation to protect federal workers who can’t pay their bills.
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January 14, 2019 - 6:16 am
Here's what's up with the partial government shutdown on Day 24.
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