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Schumer, Pelosi Joint Statement On The President’s Unlawful Emergency Declaration

February 15, 2019

Schumer, Pelosi Joint Statement On The Possibility Of President Trump Declaring A National Emergency

February 14, 2019

Schumer Challenges Leader McConnell And Senate Republicans To Admit Climate Change Is Real, Caused By Humans, And That Congress Needs To Act

February 14, 2019

Op Eds

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

Schumer, Pelosi in CNN: Dreamers Are as American as Apple Pie

September 29, 2017

Speeches

Schumer Floor Remarks On The Bipartisan Agreement Reached To Avoid A Government Shutdown

February 14, 2019

Schumer Floor Remarks On President Trump’s Contradictory, Often Misleading, State Of The Union Address

February 6, 2019

Schumer Floor Remarks On The State Of The Union Address And President Trump’s Trail Of Empty Promises

February 5, 2019

Reports

acrobatSPECIAL REPORT: It’s Not Just GM – It’s Clear That The Trump Tax Law And Trump Economics Are Failing American Workers
acrobatCritical Moments From Judge Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Hearing Raise Serious Questions About His Nomination To The Supreme Court
acrobatJudge Kavanaugh Tries To Run Away From His Record On Presidential Accountability

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...