Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Charles Schumer News

News on Charles Schumer continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

6 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

Due to Recent Incidents of Imposters and Scammers National Grid...

August 20, 2014 - Imposters and scammers are posing as utility employees and robbing customers on Long Island and in Queens at their doors and over the phone.

Comment?

Related Topix: National Grid Transco, Energy, Queens, NY, New York, NY, Staten-Island, NY, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Aug 19, 2014

News Max

Newsmax Panel Talks Racial Politics in Ferguson

Radio host Kevin Jackson, author of "The BIG Black Lie," and Christopher Hahn, former senior aide to Sen. Charles Schumer and host of "The Christopher Hahn Show," joined "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV on Tuesday to argue the racial politics of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo.

Comment?

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

Grand Island Pennysaver

Schumer, Gillibrand, Higgins, Collins secure $1.3-million for NFTA projects at airport

Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand joined Congressmembers Brian Higgins and Chris Collins in announcing two separate grants awarded by the Federal Aviation Administration to the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority for improvements to the Buffalo Niagara International Airport totaling $1,347,732 million.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Chris Collins, Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration

Boating Industry

Weekly 5: Outboard sales post gains in U.S., Canada

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week.

Comment?

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

SFGate

Syracuse's Hancock airport get $1.7M for upgrades

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

Comment?

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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Insurance Journal West

New York Public Hospital Gets $117M in Sandy Aid

The city's public hospital system will receive more than $117 million in federal aid for repairs to Bellevue Hospital Center for damage related to Superstorm Sandy, the state's two U.S. senators said on August 14. The Federal Emergency Management Agency's public assistance program will reimburse the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US Politics, United Kingdom, New York Government, FEMA

North County Public Radio

Sen. Schumer swings through Adirondacks, pushes tech training grant for NCCC

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer was in the North Country on Friday, making stops in Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake and Speculator.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Chuck Schumer, Saranac Lake, NY, Tupper Lake, NY, Speculator, NY, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

NY Senator Demands UNHRC Dismiss Schabas

Senator Charles Schumer on Friday called on the United Nations Human Rights Council to rescind its recent appointment of William Schabas as head of the UNHRC's Gaza Commission, the Washington Jewish Week reported.

Comment?

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

OregonLive.com

Oregon open-primary measure an important part of a national movement: Guest opinion

With Ballot Measure 90, Oregonians can challenge the exclusion of over one third of the state's voters while, at the same time, fight rising partisanship in the Congress, and increasingly in our country.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oregon, Oregon Government, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

Schumer calls for Schabas's removal, winning Jewish praise

US Democratic Senator from New York Charles Schumer addresses the American Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference in Washington on Monday, March 3, 2014 Senator Charles Schumer on Friday urged the UN Human Rights Council to remove William Schabas as head of the probe into the recent Gaza conflict, citing his past comments against Israel ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Palestinian Territories, Netherlands,

Politico

Inversions: What's next? - Durbin urges another company not to move ...

INVERSIONS: WHAT'S NEXT? Sen. Charles Schumer is staking out a tough position when it comes to cracking down on so-called earnings stripping.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ron Wyden, Senator Dick Durbin, Tax

NWAonline

Military eases rule on black hairstyles

The U.S. military is loosening its hairstyle requirements to allow more styles that are popular with black women, responding to criticism from some servicemen and lawmakers that black recruits had been treated unfairly by new restrictions.

Comment?

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

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

National Briefs: White-collar sentencing

The federal panel that sets sentencing policy announced Thursday that it plans in the coming year to consider changes to sentencing guidelines for some white-collar crimes.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

USA Today

Wyden seeks bipartisan bill on tax inversions

Bipartisan congressional legislation aimed at addressing a surge of U.S. firms trying to cut their taxes by reincorporating overseas could be introduced in September, a ranking Senate Democrat said Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat, USA Today, Publishing, Media, Orrin Hatch, Republican

Newsday

Long Beach seeks federal grant for security at troubled housing complex

Children play outside the Channel Park Homes in Long Beach Thursday Aug 14, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Long Beach, NY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Sunherald.com

New York hospital damaged in storm gets $117M aid

The Federal Emergency Management Agency's public assistance program will reimburse the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation for repairs made after the 2012 storm, Democratic Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand said in a press release.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, FEMA, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

MyFoxNY

Operation Backpack

Operation Backpack , a program by Volunteers of America, is in full swing. The group is asking generous people to get involved and help children living in New York homeless and domestic violence shelters be outfitted for school.

Comment?

Related Topix: Volunteers of America, Charitable Organizations, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Chris Christie, US Governors, Prison

US News & World Report

Wall Street's Money Is Flooding Congress

Wall Street and financial interests spend huge sums of money trying to get their way in Washington.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Texas, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Senator Kay Hagan, Opinion

Your News Now

Sen. Schumer Wants to Turn Tyron Center into New Tech Park

Fulton County recently took over the former Tryon Center, with plans to turn it into a business hub and Senator Schumer wants the federal government to fund that project.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fulton County, NY, Utica, NY

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Sen. Schumer visits Tryon site, FMCC

U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer this morning toured the 515-acre site of the proposed Tryon Technology Park and Incubator Center, as well as Fulton-Montgomery Community College.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fulton County, NY

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••