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Official Account of Senator Chuck Schumer, New York’s Senator and the Senate Democratic Leader. Find resources on coronavirus at https://t.co/rDxNHBdKmV.

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The proposed Trump rule to deport foreign students deserved what it got—a big red “F” It was cruel and counterprod… https://t.co/OcQUkz0LuiMy Clean Cars for America initiative would create good-paying, clean energy jobs. It’s supported by a diverse coali… https://t.co/C3xk55aJkyMy Clean Cars for America initiative would accelerate our transition to all-electric vehicles on the road by 2040,… https://t.co/8MhVtyamgIWe are in the middle of a pandemic that has killed more than 130,000 Americans, but President Trump and the Republi… https://t.co/zdF1kFZ44g
7/14
2020
More than 130,000 deaths. More than 17 million unemployed. But President Trump is calling everyone a liar. And Sen… https://t.co/DalmQBAfo5I called on President Trump months ago to invoke the DPA to increase production of PPE. He failed. Now with recor… https://t.co/U0nNnqWnLHWhen the biggest liar who ever occupied the Oval Office is saying everyone is a liar, you know he is afraid of the… https://t.co/sY228tHOHpWe cannot continue the Trump admin’s haphazard approach to COVID-19. Senate Democrats are fighting for a $25 billi… https://t.co/Zz2oMyBwgnEveryone wants our schools to reopen. But if we want to keep our students and teachers safe, we need MORE federal… https://t.co/1PuIFad3nj
7/13
2020
One year ago today, New York banned race discrimination based on natural hair or hairstyles. Now we need to pass… https://t.co/fMXaeghJxiPresident Trump and Secretary DeVos: We all want our schools to re-open. Stop threatening to take away their fund… https://t.co/tNDktCfwuOOur state, county, and local governments like in Cooperstown have been fighting for Americans in this crisis To th… https://t.co/qgsPGVQdvGI’m standing with @SenWarren and @RepPressley. Because President Trump using a pandemic to throw out international… https://t.co/PSGNkzW0FJIt’s been 25 years since more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys were massacred in Srebrenica. We will never f… https://t.co/lrheAZCo7C
7/12
2020
What are President Trump, Senator McConnell, and the Senate Republicans waiting for?! The House passed the Heroes… https://t.co/irK3vidt7fPresident Trump: You’ve had MONTHS to increase production of PPE. You failed. Now with record levels of COVID, fr… https://t.co/j1KEox6zbEThe American ideal of equal justice under the law is once again being undermined by a lawless president who regards… https://t.co/pBYfdPWMCE
7/11
2020
Proud I fought alongside @SenSanders to ensure we vote in July on his amendment to cut $740B defense budget by 10%… https://t.co/ronGlPt87SWe all want our schools to re-open. But if we want them to open safely for our students, workers, and families, ou… https://t.co/bqaR2559vFPresident Trump: We all want our schools to re-open. But if we want them to open safely for our teachers and stud… https://t.co/GI4OznyMmSThank you @SenSchumer for prioritizing immigrants in the next covid relief bill. Our community deserves access to h… https://t.co/HPi9pM0JDJ
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThank you @SenSchumer for your commitment to fighting for immigrant families. #HeroesAct "Just how many more lost… https://t.co/7veisZZsfV
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7/10
2020
Important piece from @SenSchumer in @eldiariony: Congress has a responsibility to act and help immigrants during th… https://t.co/OJLiikEpQ9
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerIt’s been two weeks since the House passed the #JusticeInPolicing Act. Americans are demanding bold action. Sen… https://t.co/YQxV269oEBTo open schools safely for teachers and students, President Trump can’t be undermining the CDC guidelines. We need… https://t.co/ZrZmZoHbLIIn a devastating blow to President Trump and his enablers in the Republican party, the Supreme Court today upheld a… https://t.co/axYB55FdnrWe all want our schools to re-open. But if that’s going to happen, we have to keep our kids and teachers safe. Pr… https://t.co/YwfJH7kVtUThis crisis isn't over, but enhanced unemployment benefits are set to expire at the end of the month Americans do… https://t.co/UtLgjtpccHNo matter how much he wishes it to be true, President Trump is not king. https://t.co/wqaNGUPVpDWe should extend and expand PPP. I’m standing with business owners at Partners Packaging in South Buffalo to annou… https://t.co/VlkUcEy0I7President Trump using a pandemic to throw out international students is callous and counterproductive It makes no… https://t.co/g6oPSZrCzxPresident Trump and Tucker Carlson are clearly intimidated by strong female leaders like my friend @SenDuckworth.… https://t.co/xDvDZUZ4oM
7/9
2020
Grocery store workers put their lives on the line amid COVID I’m joining @RWDSU frontline workers to call on Stop… https://t.co/n4ruQ4wdazOur schools & child care providers need MORE federal funding—not less—to be able to safely open @PattyMurray and I… https://t.co/bPGsGMbmxFToday’s awful ruling makes clear the Trump-Republican attacks on women’s health are far from over. Up to 126,000 w… https://t.co/hLXmgH7mFy
7/8
2020
Senate Dems took to the floor last week to demand we pass a bill to provide federal aid to schools and child care c… https://t.co/u4xzvtKmzrVeterans across America are suffering from Agent-Orange-linked illnesses But too many of them have been blocked fr… https://t.co/0APK1EqLftIt's July 7th, and President Trump still doesn’t have an adequate national testing strategy. https://t.co/XS685mdEBi130,000 Americans have died. Experts are saying there may be 700,000 new cases per day this week. President Trump… https://t.co/cDgsdHOq8eThere are so many areas where President Trump has been derelict in this coronavirus crisis, but the lack of testing… https://t.co/vxONsYanwqWATCH: Here’s what Senate Republicans BLOCKED last week. https://t.co/ioymUs2Law
7/7
2020
What Senate GOP blocked last week ❌Rental assistance ❌Food assistance ❌Funding for COVID testing & tracing ❌Protec… https://t.co/VLJqAEAa8jStrongly expanded UI has been best crisis policy so far for maintaining economic dignity. This new plan by ⁦… https://t.co/enxlTcQ3fb
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerRead @chuckschumer on the importance of automatic stabilizers in unemployment insurance. https://t.co/5Y8qoy5y7E
Retweeted by Chuck Schumer"every $1 increase in unemployment insurance generates $1.64 in GDP." https://t.co/jfEqP27lN8
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerIn a new blog, @SenSchumer warns that "ending the $600 weekly benefits in July may exacerbate racial and ethnic dis… https://t.co/khQuznK9rk
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7/6
2020
What Senate Republicans BLOCKED last week —Rental assistance —Food assistance —Funding for COVID testing & tracing… https://t.co/lm2tuIZAgvI took to the floor with @SenateDems last week to demand that we extend PPP so that small businesses can continue t… https://t.co/43CubrT7peMake sure your friends see this: Here’s what Senate Republicans blocked last week. https://t.co/LCr3BWeenY
7/5
2020
This July 4th, be safe and wear a mask!This July 4th, I was so proud to join the @Sept11Memorial as it re-opens today to family members, the 9/11 communit… https://t.co/qm4Qx2MesjWe should all be outraged by this tragedy. I’m praying for Vanessa Guillén’s family. I’m joining @GillibrandNY &… https://t.co/bf81YTZiLcToday, we recommit ourselves to the cause of forming a more perfect union with equality and liberty and justice for… https://t.co/WzGDtsjDhU
7/4
2020
The pain Americans are experiencing requires immediate action from the federal government. Americans can’t afford… https://t.co/65wf3J2eeQHere’s what Senate Republicans BLOCKED this week: Resources for state & local governments & tribes Funding for COV… https://t.co/izWwIUqPaD2.6M infections. Over 120,000 American deaths. Over 17M unemployed. But President Trump says “I think we’re going… https://t.co/3FZlWmzhfHOur Armed Forces would be better served if President Trump spent more time reading his daily briefing and less time… https://t.co/KjDFliW6w7The moratorium on evictions is set to expire in July. But we're still in the middle of this crisis. Millions are… https://t.co/Fem5BUMaR5Today’s CBO projection makes clear that absent additional action from Congress, millions of Americans, particularly… https://t.co/HITY87DfBj
7/3
2020
Whether it is an unrelenting COVID killing Americans or Putin’s malign actions endangering our troops, President Tr… https://t.co/d7Efkt50FUAs the state of Mississippi decided to take down the Confederate flag, Pres. Trump threatened to veto the NDAA in t… https://t.co/I017TJ3pjN700,000 people live and work in D.C. 46% of them are Black. Many of them work here, in the Capitol, providing essen… https://t.co/CftNIFSzCYOur Armed Forces would be better served if President Trump spent more time reading his daily briefing and less time… https://t.co/d1HvoYii74These reports are coming to light in the context of President Trump being soft on Vladimir Putin when it comes to N… https://t.co/gZ2erIIw2gHere’s what Senate Republicans have blocked this week: Rental assistance: BLOCKED Food assistance: BLOCKED Resour… https://t.co/xUH2Kn3vuIForce protection is a primary purpose of intelligence. It should have the same importance to the Commander-in-Chief… https://t.co/4GaNHiBxZ5President Trump's own CDC director says the number of COVID-19 cases may be 10x higher than reported. But Preside… https://t.co/T8LacWI8SyCoronavirus cases are at record highs and more than 17 million Americans are unemployed. What’s President Trump’s reaction? A victory lap.Over 17M are still unemployed Unemployment for black men rose to 16% The gap between black & white unemployment gre… https://t.co/i8uYhE9yIKPresident Trump must not repeat the same mistakes with this economic crisis that he made initially with COVID-19—ig… https://t.co/tQbywKyUOeToday’s jobs report may just be a slight peak in a much larger valley, and unless Pres. Trump demonstrates real lea… https://t.co/4d9pRmdkodThe first of month means rent is due for millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet amid COVID-19 I just t… https://t.co/O6S6m10h8NAssemblyman Gantt’s lifelong work to raise social and economic opportunity for those he served and countless others… https://t.co/KYdYVDPLQN
7/2
2020
Enhanced unemployment benefits are set to expire in 31 days. But this crisis will not. Here’s how @RonWyden and I… https://t.co/bKjwOsQmyqChuck Schumer wants to take the fate of the unemployed out of Mitch McConnell's hands https://t.co/tsdtOcQr3S
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI took to the floor with @SenateDems last night to demand that we extend PPP so that small businesses can continue… https://t.co/GAnP3P1N6MTo the Senate GOP: After your fancy dinner with big oil lobbyists, Why don’t you take a walk in some DC neighborh… https://t.co/kt5RObNQONWhat GOP Senators Daines, Cotton, Graham said about DC residents was despicable Daines said lawmakers should "go o… https://t.co/rKSSaDlwKz👀 @SenSchumer said it best. #DCStatehood now. https://t.co/cqOvWov5Mo
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI took to the floor with @SenatorDurbin to demand that the Senate pass the American Dream and Promise Act, #HR6. W… https://t.co/pIjNHnavLaJuly 1st means rent is due for millions of Americans who've lost their jobs We're going to demand the Senate pass… https://t.co/j8ifi9bPS1I dare President Trump to veto this vital bill that contains a pay increase for our troops in the name of protectin… https://t.co/DTCUClUwjLNOW: we're live on Facebook holding a virtual hearing about reducing emissions from electrical and industrial secto… https://t.co/U3T4gFYoK1
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI took to the floor with @PattyMurray to demand that we pass the Coronavirus Child Care and Educational Relief Act.… https://t.co/Fc1GMCv0eGChuck Schumer wants to take the fate of the unemployed out of Mitch McConnell's hands https://t.co/IhNllpVZ0Z
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerIn a new blog, @SenSchumer argues that we must extend the $600 unemployment insurance expansion and tie it to the u… https://t.co/G7uSxiAso3
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerWe CANNOT allow Republicans to let enhanced unemployment benefits expire amid COVID. I took to @DataProgress to ex… https://t.co/Y3wQSYM19TThe same man who was sued by the DOJ for housing discrimination now wants to legalize housing discrimination. https://t.co/0pmswZEQu0BREAKING: We just demanded to pass a bill to extend PPP so that small businesses can continue to get the help they… https://t.co/kwFpc2whuG
7/1
2020
China didn’t tell you to politicize masks China didn’t make you rush states to reopen China didn’t force you to dow… https://t.co/yteoJ3ZRpDThank you @PattyMurray and @SenSchumer for fighting for $430 billion to allow America’s public schools, child care… https://t.co/1fVh6jAfXx
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerOvernight, the Chinese Communist Party dealt another blow to those in Hong Kong fighting for their voices to be hea… https://t.co/TQZjKwtcKkPresident Trump: America needs a big, bold, and green infrastructure plan. Stop standing in the way. https://t.co/Oqc7aC47qNSen. McConnell wants to assess the conditions in the country before taking action on COVID. Here’s the assessment:… https://t.co/okKuh5WR1uThe Coronavirus Child Care and Education Relief Act introduced today in the Senate by @SenSchumer and @PattyMurrayhttps://t.co/OZ3mvxCAwe
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerCOVID-19 is surging in several states Rent is due tomorrow for millions of Americans Over 1/5th of the workforce ha… https://t.co/ue23hQLyNqIt's being reported that the US is investigating a 2019 Russian bounty attack that killed 3 US Marines, including o… https://t.co/nZmoAe1kYkAs commander in chief, the president has no more serious duty than to do right by the Americans in uniform who prot… https://t.co/YnDwdOmwJ1It’s been 5 days since media reports informed the world of Putin’s alleged bounty program. What has Pres. Trump don… https://t.co/s7kxZqAKZ3Today, Senate Democrats will demand action on safe elections, education funding, and funding for our nursing homes.… https://t.co/wvhjWcuQL2
6/30
2020

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