Chuck Schumer

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After the panic and stampede over false reports of shots fired at New York’s Penn Station earlier this month, U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., wants better communication and coordination at the transit hub.

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U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says proposals to reduce property tax deductions would hurt homeowners, and he will use his power as senate minority leader to fight them.

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On Long Island, 33 organizations that help the homeless have received an early Christmas present thanks to U.S. Senators Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York.

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Congress has passed a law that gives the Navy six months to submit a detailed report on what chemicals are in the toxic Bethpage groundwater plume on Long Island and how fast it’s spreading.

Schumer Pushes For Infrastructure Spending On Long Island

Dec 13, 2016
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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., recently spoke out about President-elect Donald Trump’s proposed trillion-dollar infrastructure investment plan, saying it’s a “golden moment” for it and that he’s ready to work with Trump to make it happen. Schumer said a possible infrastructure bill would bring much needed improvements and jobs to Long Island and that Trump said he was willing to work across the aisle.