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Schumer, Klobuchar, Peters, And Carper Lead Senate Democratic Caucus Urging USPS To Fix Delays And Avoid Cost Increases For Election Mail

August 12, 2020

Schumer, Pelosi Joint Statement On Trump Administration’s Refusing To Budge In COVID-19 Response Negotiations

August 12, 2020

Schumer, Heinrich, Manchin Lead Entire Democratic Caucus In Opposing Bureau Of Land Management Director Nominee William Perry Pendley

August 11, 2020

Op Eds

Schumer Op-Ed in New York Daily News - Gun sanity time in Washington: Chuck Schumer says Republicans must sign onto universal background checks

August 29, 2019

Schumer Op-Ed In The NY Times: Our Rights Hang In The Balance

July 2, 2018

Schumer Op-ed in USA Today: Donald Trump's Tax Reform is Nothing Like Ronald Reagan's

October 27, 2017

Speeches

Schumer Floor Remarks On How Republicans’ Refusal To Meet Democrats Half Way Delaying Needed Support For The American People Reeling From The Coronavirus Pandemic

August 11, 2020

Schumer Floor Remarks Laying Out Postmaster General DeJoy’s Attempt To Triple The Cost Of Mail-In Voting Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

August 11, 2020

Schumer Floor Remarks On The Complete Failure Of President Trump’s Weak And Narrow Executive Actions To Meet The Needs Of The American People And Calling For Republicans To Work With Democrats On A Real Solution

August 10, 2020

Reports

acrobatDPCC Report: The American People Need Help. Why Are Republicans Turning Their Backs As Families Face So Many Hardships?
acrobatDPCC Wrap Up Report
acrobatDPCC Report: The Price of Inaction is Highest for Poor Families and Low-Wealth Americans

Blog

Big Companies Cash in on the #GOPTaxScam – Announce More Than $120 Billion in Share Buybacks in 2018

February 13, 2018

Less than fifty days into 2018, it’s increasingly obvious that the GOP Tax Scam overwhelmingly benefits corporate executives and wealthy shareholders while the middle class gets left behind. Last week, Senate Democrats released a special report on the real impact of the GOP Tax Scam. As one economics professor said, “The only benefit of share buybacks is to people who are in the business of selling shares: executives.” Since then, corporations have announced tens of billions in additional corporate share buybacks - more than $120 billion in total. … more...


In Wake of Republicans’ Massive Corporate Tax Giveaway, Corporations Have Laid Off Thousands of American Workers, Lined Corporate Executives’ Pockets with More than $50 Billion in Announced Share Buybacks in First Days of 2018

February 1, 2018

In the wake of Republicans’ massive corporate tax giveaways, big banks, oil and tobacco companies, and other corporations have announced more than $50 billion on stock buybacks in the first days of 2018. These buybacks flow directly to the pockets of corporate executives - not American workers. Since the Senate Republican tax bill passed in December, corporations have authorized $136 billion on corporate share buybacks. Big Corporations have pocketed their windfalls and laid off American workers. As one economics professor told the Financial Times this week, “The only benefit of share buybacks is to people who are in the business of selling shares: executives.”… more...


The American People Still Overwhelmingly Oppose the #GOPTaxScam – Here’s Why.

January 12, 2018

LATimes: "With every passing day, it becomes clearer who's reaping the benefit of the huge tax cut handed over to American corporations by the Republican-dominated Congress in December. Spoiler alert: Not workers or customers, but shareholders, especially the rich ones."… more...