Speeches

Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Nomination Of Shalanda Young To Be Director Of The Office Of Management And Budget

March 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the nomination of Shalanda Young, President Biden’s choice to lead the Office of Management and Budget. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Democrats’ Continued Focus on Lowering Costs for American Families

March 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on Senate Democrats’ continued efforts to lower costs for American families. 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 Forward On The Nomination Of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson To The Supreme Court

March 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on the nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On How The Senate-Passed Omnibus Legislation Will Help American Families Lower Out-Of-Pocket Costs

March 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor about how investments made in the omnibus government funding legislation passed by the Senate last week will help American families lower out-of-pocket costs. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:


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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Upcoming Virtual Address To The U.S. Congress By Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

March 14, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the progress that the Senate made last week on many bipartisan efforts, including the bipartisan Postal Service Reform Act, the Emmett Till Antilynching Act, and the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act. He also spoke on welcoming Ukrainian President Zelenskyy for a virtual address on Wednesday. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks In Advance Of Senate Vote On Passage Of Omnibus Government Funding And Ukraine Aid Legislation

March 10, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor ahead of a Senate vote on bipartisan legislation to fund the government and provide emergency aid to Ukraine. Senator Schumer also reflected on the significant bipartisan accomplishments this week. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Significant Progress Made This Week In The Senate And The Importance Of Considering And Confirming President Biden’s Supreme Court Nominee, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

March 10, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the progress that the Senate has made this week on many bipartisan efforts, including the bipartisan Postal Service Reform Act, the Emmett Till Antilynching Act, and the Omnibus funding agreement. He also spoke on the Senate’s upcoming efforts to get President Biden’s nominee, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, confirmed to the United States Supreme Court.  Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:


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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Need To Quickly Pass The Omnibus Funding Package And Provide Emergency Assistance To Ukraine

March 10, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the need to quickly pass the omnibus funding package to invest in the American people, send much needed aid to the people of Ukraine, reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act, and much more. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Passage Of Bipartisan Postal Reform Legislation

March 8, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on the passage of bipartisan postal reform legislation to ensure that Americans will continue to benefit from a speedy, dependable, and well-run Post Office. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Following The Historic Senate Passage Of The Emmett Till Antilynching Act

March 8, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor after the passage of the Emmett Till Antilynching Act last night. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Finally Delivering Bipartisan Reform Legislation For The Post Office

March 8, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding finally delivering bipartisan postal reform legislation. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Progress Made Towards An Omnibus Funding Agreement And The Need To Pass Emergency Assistance For Ukraine And Our Response To COVID

March 8, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the bipartisan progress that Congress has made towards funding the government including emergency assistance for our response to COVID and for Ukraine. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Democrats’ Continued Focus On Working To Lower Costs For The American People

March 8, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding Senate Democrats’ continued focus on working to lower costs, build on historic job growth, and expand opportunity for the middle class. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Passage Of The Emmett Till Antilynching Act

March 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the passage of the Emmett Till Antilynching Act. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Delivering Bipartisan Postal Reform Legislation

March 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding making progress towards passing bipartisan postal reform legislation to ensure that Americans will continue to benefit from a speedy, dependable, and well-run Post Office. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Need To Pass Bipartisan Emergency Aid Package For Ukraine In Omnibus Funding Legislation

March 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on the importance of supporting Ukraine with humanitarian and security aid. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On The Need To Pass COVID Response Funding

March 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor on the importance of providing additional COVID aid in the upcoming omnibus. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Democrats’ Continued Efforts To Lower Costs For The American People

March 7, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding Democrats’ continued efforts to cut costs, build upon on historic jobs growth, and find bipartisan ways to help Americans make ends meet. Senator Schumer contrasted Senate Democrats’ efforts to lower costs with the agenda released by Republican Senator Rick Scott (R-FL), which according to a new analysis could raise taxes by $1,000 on many American families. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks Opposing The Republican Proposal To Abruptly And Prematurely Limit Our Response To The COVID Pandemic

March 3, 2022

Washington, D.C. –  Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding the Republican proposal that would unnecessarily and abruptly terminate the national emergency declaration on the COVID pandemic. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks:

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Majority Leader Schumer Floor Remarks On Senate Democrats’ Continuing Work To Lower Costs For American Families

March 3, 2022

Washington, D.C.   Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) today spoke on the Senate floor regarding continuing to focus on lowering costs for American families. Below are Senator Schumer’s remarks, which can also be viewed here:

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