Speeches

Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Passage Of The Bipartisan Keep Kids Fed Act

June 23, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding Senate passage of the Keep Kids Fed Act, which will allow local governments to continue to provide free meals to children. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks.

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Passage Of The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, The Most Significant Gun Safety Legislation In 30 Years

June 23, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding Senate passage of historic, bipartisan gun safety legislation. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks.

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Senate Vote To Advance The Life-Saving Bipartisan Safer Communities Act

June 23, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, the most significant gun safety legislation in thirty years, which Schumer said needs to be passed before the end of the week. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Senate Moving To Advance The Historic Nomination Of Arianna Freeman To Serve As Circuit Court Judge For The Third Circuit

June 22, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the nomination of Arianna Freeman as Circuit Court Judge to the Third Circuit. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Introduction Of Bipartisan Legislation To Lower Insulin Costs

June 22, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the INSULIN Act, new bipartisan legislation aimed at lowering the skyrocketing costs of insulin. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here: 

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Moving To Pass The Life-Saving Bipartisan Safer Communities Act Before The End Of The Week

June 22, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Senate advancing bipartisan gun safety legislation, the most significant action to address gun violence in nearly 30 years. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Vote To Discharge The Nomination Of Steven Dettelbach To Be ATF Director

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor ahead the Senate vote to discharge the nomination of Steven Dettelbach to be Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives for consideration by the full Senate. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Continued Progress On Bipartisan Gun Safety Legislation

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding continued progress towards passing bipartisan gun safety legislation. Senator Schumer stated he is ready to make bipartisan gun safety legislation the next legislative matter considered by the Senate once legislative text is ready. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Moving Forward With The Nomination Of Steven Dettelbach To Be ATF Director

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding moving to discharge the nomination of Steven Dettelbach to be Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, allowing the full Senate to consider this nomination. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Ahead of President Biden Signing The Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law To Relieve Supply Chains and Lower Costs

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor ahead of the Ocean Shipping Reform Act being signed into law by President Biden later today. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Ahead Of Senate Passage Of The Honoring Our PACT Act

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor ahead of Senate passage of the Honoring Our PACT Act, legislation to help veterans exposed to burn pits during military service. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The January 6th Committee Hearing And MAGA Republicans Continuing To Embrace The Big Lie And Undermine American Democracy

June 16, 2022

Washington, D.C.  Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding today’s hearing of the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the US Capitol and MAGA Republicans continuing to embrace the Big Lie, the falsehood that the 2020 election was stolen. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Continued Senate Progress Towards Bipartisan Gun Safety Legislation

June 15, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Senate’s progress towards solidifying the legislative text of the bipartisan gun safety bill. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Continuing To Confirm President Biden’s Well-Qualified Judicial And Executive Nominees

June 15, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding today’s votes to confirm more of President Biden’s well-qualified judicial and executive nominees. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On MAGA Republicans Continuing To Push The Big Lie And Undermine American Democracy

June 15, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding some leading Republican figures continuing to push the false claim that Donald Trump won the 2020 election potentially working to undermine democracy. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Moving Closer To Senate Passage Of The Honoring Our PACT Act To Deliver Health Benefits Veterans Deserve

June 15, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding moving closer to passing the Honoring Our PACT Act, legislation to help veterans exposed to burn pits during military service. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Senate Making Progress Towards Passing The Honoring Our PACT Act

June 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Senate’s continued progress towards passing the Honoring Our PACT Act, legislation to help veterans exposed to burn pits during military service. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On House Passage Of Senate Legislation To Help Fight Inflation By Strengthening Supply Chains And Relieving Congestion At American Ports

June 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the House overwhelmingly supporting the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, which is now headed to President Biden’s desk for signature. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Moving Forward With Bipartisan Gun Safety Legislation

June 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding moving forward with gun safety legislation for the first time in decades following the release of a bipartisan framework that if implemented will help save lives, keep our communities safe, and provide a foundation for a more sensible approach to gun safety in the future. Leader Schumer also reiterated his intention to hold a vote on the Senate floor once there is legislative text for the bipartisan gun safety framework. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The House Vote Tonight to Pass Legislation To Strengthen Supply Chains And Relieve Congestion At American Ports

June 13, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the House vote tonight to pass the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, which the Senate passed earlier this year. Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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