Speeches

Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Keeping Up The Fight To Protect Democracy And Defend The Right To Vote For Every American

January 20, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding Senate Democrats’ intention to keep working to protect democracy and defending the right to vote for every American. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Calling For A Senate Rules Change To Protect Democracy And Pass Voting Rights Legislation

January 19, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor to call for the Senate to make a one-time rules change to allow for the Senate to pass voting rights legislation. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:


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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks: We Will Keep Working Until Voting Rights Are Protected For Every American.

January 19, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on today’s votes to protect our democracy, stressing that Senate Democrats will continue their work to secure the critical right to vote for all Americans. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Calling On The Senate To Take A Stand Against Voter Suppression And Pass Voting Rights Legislation

January 19, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor before the cloture vote on the Freedom to Vote Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Opening Debate On Voting Rights Legislation To Protect Our Democracy

January 19, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Senate debate today on voting rights legislation to protect our democracy. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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TRANSCRIPT: At A Press Conference, Majority Leader Schumer Delivers Remarks On The Urgent Need For The Senate To Pass Voting Rights And Safeguard Democracy

January 18, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today delivered remarks at a press conference with other Senate Democrats to discuss how the Senate will move forward on voting rights and stated that if Senate Republicans again filibuster voting rights, the Senate must reform its rules. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:


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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Senate Beginning Debate On Voting Rights Legislation

January 18, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Senate beginning debate today on voting rights legislation. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On This Weekend’s Hostage Crisis At Congregation Beth Israel In Texas

January 18, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding this weekend’s hostage situation at Congregation Beth Israel in Texas. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Announcing Next Steps On Voting Rights Legislation In The Senate

January 13, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor to announce the next steps the Senate will take on voting rights legislation. Sen. Schumer also addressed the need for action to confront Putin’s aggression. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Urgent Need To Pass Legislation That Will Defend Our Democracy And Protect The Right To Vote

January 13, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the urgent need to pass voting rights legislation that will defend our democracy and protect the right to vote. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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TRANSCRIPT: Majority Leader Schumer Remarks At Congressional Tribute For Former Senator Harry Mason Reid

January 12, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today delivered remarks at the Congressional Tribute for Former Senator Harry Mason Reid. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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TRANSCRIPT: Majority Leader Schumer Remarks Introducing Hector Gonzalez, Nominee For EDNY District Court Judge, And Jessica Clarke, Nominee For SDNY District Court Judge, At Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing

January 12, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today delivered remarks at the Senate Judiciary Committee introducing Hector Gonzalez, nominee to be a District Judge for the Eastern District of New York and Jessica Clarke, nominee to be a District Judge for the Southern District of New York. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Republican Voter Suppression Laws And The Need To Pass Legislation To Defend Our Democracy And Protect The Right To Vote

January 11, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the threat posed by Donald Trump’s Big Lie, which is driving a wave of Republican voter suppression laws across the country, and the need to pass voting rights legislation in the Senate to defend our democracy and protect the right to vote. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Republican Gaslighting In The Face Of Voter Suppression And The Need To Pass Legislation That Will Safeguard Our Democracy And Protect The Right To Vote

January 10, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the need to stand up to Donald Trump’s Big Lie and defend democracy and the right to vote. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Tragic And Devastating Fire At Twin Parks North West In The Bronx

January 10, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the devastating fire at Twin Parks North West in the Bronx in which seventeen individuals lost their lives. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Threat To Our Democracy Posed By The Big Lie And Republican Voter Suppression Laws And The Urgent Need For The Senate To Pass Voting Rights Legislation

January 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding how the same Big Lie that led to the January 6th Insurrection is driving voter suppression laws across the country, exclaiming that the Senate must act to protect our democracy. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The First Anniversary Of The January 6th Insurrection Of The U.S. Capitol

January 6, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the anniversary of the January 6th Insurrection of the U.S. Capitol and the insidious and lasting attack on our democracy fed by Donald Trump’s Big Lie. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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TRANSCRIPT: Majority Leader Schumer Remarks At Senate Rules Committee On The January 6th Insurrection And The Need To Protect Our Democracy And Confront Donald Trump’s Big Lie

January 5, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today delivered remarks at the Senate Rules Committee on security improvements made since the January 6th insurrection and the continued threat to our democracy posed by President Trump’s Big Lie. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks: The Biggest Threat To Our Capitol And Our Democracy Is The Big Lie

January 5, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the anniversary of the January 6th insurrection and the continued threat to our democracy posed by President Trump’s Big Lie. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Beginning The New Year By Confirming More Of President Biden’s Judicial Nominees And On Build Back Better

January 4, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding beginning a new year in the Senate by confirming Gabriel Sanchez as a U.S. Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit and on Build Back Better. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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