Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) will use a series of votes next week to show Democratic holdouts that the filibuster must go.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that the Capitol attack would not be swept under the rug as he will make Senate Republicans vote on the 1/6 Commission.
Senate Majority Leader Schumer (D-NY) called for the end of the federal prohibition on marijuana on the Senate floor.
Today is what you might call a very unofficial American holiday: 4/20.
The Senate parliamentarian's new ruling is a major expansion of reconciliation and will give Democrats more opportunities to pass bills without being filibustered.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that Democrats would move forward on legalization and reforming federal marijuana laws.
Senate Majority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) denounced Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's planned USPS cuts and said that the Senate would be taking a look at it.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) dismissed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell‘s (R-Ky.) threat to employ “scorched earth” tactics if Democrats successfully get rid of the filibuster.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that the Senate will vote on expanding background checks for gun purchases because Mitch McConnell can no longer stop the bill.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is considering adding a provision to the stimulus bill that would penalize big corporations who don't pay a $15/hour minimum wage.
Republicans are claiming that the stimulus bill contains a provision to build "Chuck Schumer Bridge," but the funding request was made by Mitch McConnell's wife in 2020.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Democrats are moving “full steam ahead” on Covid-19 relief even as the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump begins, pushing back against any assertion that his party can’t balance two priorities at once.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) have reached a power-sharing deal that secures Democratic control over committees in the upper chamber.
The announcement comes after several weeks of negotiations. Schumer said the organizing resolution will be passed later today.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced that with President Biden's support, Democrats will use reconciliation to pass COVID relief.
Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Schumer filed a joint budget resolution which will allow them to quickly pass Biden's American rescue plan.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said that Democrats will not make the same mistake that they made in 2009 and allow Republicans to whittle down aid for COVID.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced that the Senate would begin work on passing President Biden's COVID rescue package next week.
McConnell can whine all he wants about Democrats finding ways to work around GOP obstruction, but no one is likely to take him seriously.
The bill from Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to raise the minimum wage to $15/hour over 5 years got support from Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Schumer.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer urged President Joe Biden to consider declaring a national climate emergency.
Chuck Schumer reminded Mitch McConnell on Monday that he lost the Senate and no longer gets to hold the chamber hostage.