Press Releases

June 2020
In New Letter To Sen. McConnell, Sens. Schumer, Booker, And Harris Say Senate GOP Policing Bill Is Threadbare And Not Salvageable; Dems Demand Bipartisan Talks To Get To A Constructive Starting Point
Schumer, Feinstein, And Klobuchar Call For Sen. McConnell To Pull Vote On Nomination Of Cory Wilson To The Fifth Circuit; Dems Say Wilson’s Opposition To Protecting Voting Rights And Dismissal Of Voter Suppression Concerns Are Disqualifying
In New Letter To DOJ IG And Office Of Professional Responsibility, Leader Schumer Calls For Immediate Investigation Into Potentially Corrupt Firing Of U.S. Attorney Berman, The Latest In String Of Purges Of Administration Officials
On Heels Of President Trump’s Admission That He Directed Officials To Slow Testing To Keep Case Numbers Low And Amid Spike In COVID-19 Cases In Many States Across The Country, Sens. Schumer And Murray Reveal That HHS Has Yet To Spend Nearly $14 Billion Congress Provided For Testing And Tracing, Call On HHS Sec. Azar And Trump Admin. To Immediately Disburse Unspent Funds
Schumer Statement Calling On Jay Clayton To Withdraw His Nomination & For The DOJ IG To Launch An Investigation Into Trump Admin. Efforts To Interfere With SDNY Investigations
Schumer Statement On Trump Admin. Reversal Allowing Increased Transparency In Paycheck Protection Program Borrowing
Senator Durbin Delivers Weekly Democratic Address
Senators Schumer, Menendez, And Cardin Issue Statement To Express Opposition To The Proposed Unilateral Annexation Of Territory In The West Bank
Schumer Statement On Victory For DACA, Immigrants At The Supreme Court
Schumer Statement On New Revelations In John Bolton’s Book About President Trump’s Actions
Schumer Statement On New Revelations In John Bolton’s Book About President Trump’s Actions
Schumer Statement On President Trump’s Executive Order On Policing Reform
Schumer Statement On New Letter From More Than 100 Economists Including Former Fed Chairs Bernanke And Yellen Calling For Congress To Pass Additional Relief Package To Avoid ‘Prolonged Suffering’ And ‘Stunted Economic Growth’
Leader Schumer Calls On Postal Service Board Of Governors To Disclose Decision-Making Process For Postmaster General Pick DeJoy, The First In Decades Without Direct Experience Within Postal Service, Now Set To Lead Postal Service Amid Global Pandemic
Schumer Slams SBA And Trump Administration For Hiding PPP Loan Data From Public
In New Letter To Secretary Mnuchin And SBA Administrator Carranza, Sens. Schumer, Cardin, Brown, And Shaheen Lead All 47 Senate Democrats In Calling For Urgently-Needed Improvements To Streamline And Simplify Current, Onerous Process For Smaller Businesses Applying For PPP Loan Forgiveness
Schumer, Warren, Reed, Senate Dems Call On President Trump To Support Bipartisan Proposal In Annual Defense Bill To Rename All Bases & Other Military Assets Named For The Confederacy And Anyone Who Served In The Confederacy
In New Letter To President Trump And Majority Leader McConnell, Leader Schumer Says Republican Stonewalling On COVID-19 Legislation Harming Communities Of Color Disproportionately Impacted By Pandemic, Calls For Immediate Action On HEROES Act
Sens. Schumer, Feinstein, And Warner Call On FBI Director Wray And DNI Ratcliffe To Publicly Release Any Information Supporting President Trump’s Inflammatory Claims Related To Protests Against The Police Killing Of George Floyd; Senate Dems. Say President’s Unsubstantiated Claims Appear Intended To Justify Wrongful Use Of Military Intervention And Excessive Force Against Peaceful Protests
Warren, Schumer, Blumenthal Release New Findings And Documents From Investigation Of Trump-Kushner "Project Air Bridge" Coronavirus Response
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