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4 hrs ago | WENY

Senator Schumer Speaks Against New FDA Rule

In just 30 days, the Food and Drug Administration may pass a rule that will directly effect breweries and farms in New York State.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Food and Drug Administration

13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Does Government Printing Office need a digital-era name?

The Senate may vote soon on a bipartisan bill that would give the 153-year-old Government Printing Office a new name to better reflect its digital-age work.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Amy Klobuchar, Republican, Saxby Chambliss, World News

18 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

Jon Stewart Made Elizabeth Warren Puke

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has gotten an awful lot of mileage out of her popular appearances on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Democrat

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Breitbart.com

Report: De Blasio Begged Salon Editor to Join Administration

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio may have a staffing problem on his hands. Despite his four months in office, he has yet to hire a communications director.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Advertising Age

In-Store Cell Phone Tracking Pits Consumers Against Retailers

When it comes to surveillance, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden knows how to make headlines.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, Social Software, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Chuck Schumer

The Huffington Post

John Feffer: Why Is Obama Listening to Ted Cruz?

I just heard the news: The United States has changed its mind about Jens Stoltenberg , the new head of NATO.

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Related Topix: Prison, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Texas, Democrat

The Hill

GOP lawmaker to Congress: Act on immigration reform or Obama will

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart echoed a warning Wednesday that President Obama would use executive action on immigration if Congress does not come up with a proposal by the August recess.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Mario Diaz-Balart, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Eric Cantor, Democrat

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NY1

Schumer Takes Pitch for Parade for Iraq, Afghanistan Vets to SI

Sen. Charles Schumer took his push for a ticker-tape parade down the Canyon of Heroes for veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars to Staten Island Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Life, Veteran Affairs

SILive.com

A Staten Island subway? His own virtues and vices? Schumer answers your questions

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said that building a subway to Staten Island would beprohibitively expensive.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Associated Press

CBS Local

FEMA Provides $400 Million For Sandy-Related Repairs At 2 MTA Tunnels

Sen. Charles Schumer has worked to secure more than $400 million in federal aid to help cover the damage sustained by two Metropolitan Transportation Authority tunnels during superstorm Sandy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Transportation, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Railroads

Long Island Business News

Schumer: Don't forget LI's North Shore Sandy woes

Sen. Charles Schumer says some communities on the North Shore of Long Island are still in need of funding to recover from the damage of Hurricane Sandy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

The New York Observer

Helping Sandy's Victims

When Congress was asked to authorize the expenditure of tens of billions to help this region's victims of Superstorm Sandy, some critics expressed skepticism that the money would be wisely spent.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Chris Christie, US Governors, US Senate, Democrat, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Breitbart.com

John Podesta to Lead Obama's Delegation to Canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II

The White House has announced that John Podesta, President Obama's current Counselor, will lead his delegation to the Holy See for the Mass of canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II on April 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Abortion, Human Sexuality, Wedding, US Senate, Democrat

LongIsland.com

Schumer & NY Vet Leaders Launch Campaign for First Welcome Home...

Schumer: The Time Is Now to Stake NY's Claim & Begin Planning A Hero's Welcome for our Soldiers in the War on Terror.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Chuck Schumer, Department of Defense, Life, Veteran Affairs

LongIsland.com

Schumer Opens State-of-the-Art Utility Control Center that Will Save...

State-of-the-Art Control Center Facility is Replacing Oldest Control Center in the Country - Control Center Came Online in December 2013.

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Related Topix: Control Group, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New York Independent System Operator, Energy, Senator Chuck Schumer, Department of Energy

SILive.com

Schumer to New York anglers: Get ready for fluke fairness

Flawed and decades-old data -- that has set limits for recreational and commercial fluke allocations in New York -- could be a thing of the past, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New York, Senator Chuck Schumer, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY

The Washington Post

Should the IRS use private tax collectors?

A federal-worker union is fighting bipartisan plans that would require the Treasury Department to contract with private collection agencies to pursue tax debts that the Internal Revenue Service is not addressing.

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Related Topix: Tax, US News, US Treasury, US Politics, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Pat Roberts

WNYC-AM New York

Accordions, Clarinets and a Xylophone for City Schools

Joseph Feingold bought a violin in 1947 on the black market while he was in a displaced persons camp in Germany for Holocaust survivors.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, Democrat, US News

Insurance Journal West

N.Y. Sen.: TRIA Renewal Vital for Economic Development in Cities Across Country

The U.S. Senate is close to extending an insurance program Sen. Charles Schumer said is vital to New York's post-9/11 resurgence and economic development in cities across the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Albany Times Union

Schumer to promote Troy seawall project

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer will be at the city's Hudson River waterfront Tuesday morning to urge $6.7 million in federal spending to reinforce the city's seawall.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Troy, NY

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