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Official Account of Senator Chuck Schumer, New York’s Senator and the Senate Majority Leader.

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Trump left us in a place where nearly 500000 had died of COVID Trump left us after inspiring, directing, propellin… https://t.co/kDrE2NcEkD
3/1
2021
Walter Francis White was a civil rights activist and investigator who led the national chapter of the NAACP in NYC… https://t.co/CBsfyboxNd
2/28
2021
Thank you @SenSchumer for your solidarity. https://t.co/BVyJgz3m9h
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI’m proud to stand with the @AAFederation at today's #RiseUpRally in New York City to stop hatred against Asian Ame… https://t.co/oNAmUx9aTQ“Bigotry against any of us is bigotry against all of us.” @SenSchumer said at a Rise Up Against Asian Hate Rally i… https://t.co/DNp0JR6Ooj
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerLawyer, feminist, and civil rights activist Florynce "Flo" Kennedy was a founding member of the National Organizati… https://t.co/M4t5X48XQD
2/27
2021
Remembering Harlem Renaissance author, filmmaker, and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston—best known for her novel "T… https://t.co/ptZjSPE4l6The surge in attacks against Asian American communities is alarming, ignorant, and dangerous. We cannot and will… https://t.co/LUoGbapJNq“Their attacks on trans people and the transgender community are just mean, mean.”  Sen. Schumer addressed “some o… https://t.co/dFq4DUBlw5
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerToday, @SenSchumer, @NydiaVelazquez & I asked FEMA to require Puerto Rico's utility to use their relief funds on re… https://t.co/ANFYZyHynC
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerYesterday was an incredible day. Women are facing impossible choices every day during this pandemic. It's unequal a… https://t.co/iMRv1HqKYh
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2/26
2021
LGBTQ+ rights are human rights. The House just passed the #EqualityAct. And we’re working to pass it in the Senat… https://t.co/oCoT00CeMyThis is a once-in-a-century health and economic crisis But Republican leaders are reportedly “maneuvering” to get… https://t.co/wZ2Cn4zyxLWe need to address head-on the despicable comments made by a few Republicans about trans people: Their attacks on… https://t.co/90zUxNcd4jNo one should face discrimination because of who they are or who they love. I’m so proud the House is voting today… https://t.co/uhMVsJFU6DWATCH LIVE: @SenSchumer, @SenJeffMerkley, @SenBooker, @SenatorBaldwin, & @SenateDems are standing with… https://t.co/Z8ao5Sa4pr
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThe American Rescue Plan has the support of: 7 in 10 Americans Over 400 mayors from both parties 150+ business ex… https://t.co/2IvuFppGPGProud to have joined @SenSchumer @SenatorBennet @SenSherrodBrown @SenBooker & @DataProgress today to discuss the ne… https://t.co/rmiqKLO30m
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerToday, DFP Executive Director @SeanMcElwee joined @SenSchumer, @SenSherrodBrown, @SenBooker, and @Groundwork on our… https://t.co/NUnTnxy8Ir
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerIn the words of Fed Chair Powell, “The economic recovery remains uneven and far from complete” We cannot take our… https://t.co/61t6nSwvbOWe are working to quickly pass the American Rescue Plan and deliver urgent, bold COVID relief to Americans across the country.I was so proud to have nominated Ann Berry to be the new Secretary of the Senate. She will be the first African Am… https://t.co/ydMWoorsEK"Lift Every Voice and Sing"—often referred to as the Black National Anthem—is a song written as a poem by James Wel… https://t.co/G4vpAudHuGNew York's #RestaurantWeek To Go is continuing to 2/28—so you can still celebrate safely & support local restaurant… https://t.co/24VF1IXQYZThank you to @OxfamAmerica and @Alyssa_Milano for sitting down to talk about how we’re fighting to improve children… https://t.co/Eca9wB29xvRepublican leaders are reportedly “maneuvering” to get every single Republican member to oppose urgent, bold COVID… https://t.co/XharyNdo9J
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerWe are working to quickly pass the American Rescue Plan and deliver urgent, bold COVID relief to Americans nationwide.
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerA disproportionate burden of student debt falls on people of color. President Biden can use executive authority to… https://t.co/gUMY10xXCxCanceling $50,000 of student loan debt would lift a huge burden from the same communities who have been hit hardest… https://t.co/CdKM9rQcbX
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerRestaurants need relief to weather COVID—too many places we love could close without more help I sat down with… https://t.co/Rddarxf8waWe are proud to support the cancellation of student debt to help our communities and the economy recover. Thank you… https://t.co/6siZJgLL2O
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerEnvironmental justice needs to be the cornerstone of our fight against the climate crisis That is why I reintroduc… https://t.co/F1HPrrTLzKWe need #COVIDReliefNow!! Join our member orgs @LUCHA_AZ & @citizenactionny Feb. 25th @ 8PM EST for a discussion… https://t.co/9iQjykdcrb
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerStarting today, the Biden-Harris Administration is opening an exclusive 14-day PPP loan application period for comp… https://t.co/Qk7xb9JYWm
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI will be live tonight at 7:30 with @SenSchumer on Instagram to discuss the Restaurant Act. @IndpRestaurants
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2/25
2021
We're working to strengthen America and help people I'm instructing committees to draft bills to outcompete China… https://t.co/uzmspAkdukRepublican leaders are reportedly “maneuvering” to get every single Republican member to oppose urgent, bold COVID… https://t.co/XharyNdo9JThe American Rescue Plan has the support of 7 in 10 Americans Business leaders Mayors, Governors, and local leade… https://t.co/5hC8ALCm0ZTo the Senate Republicans who want to oppose direct checks to struggling families, food assistance to hungry Americ… https://t.co/SBvCifNGpkWe are working to quickly pass the American Rescue Plan and deliver urgent, bold COVID relief to Americans nationwide.The country is suffering from a once-in-a-century crisis. Democrats are working to quickly deliver the American Re… https://t.co/G8CgNoO7JuToday I'm honoring award-winning dancer and choreographer Arthur Mitchell. He was the first African American to dan… https://t.co/C22CWdGNA7$25 BILLION - Schumer: $25B bill would help #restaurants struggling during the pandemic. https://t.co/1PRVn765GV
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerWe stood tonight in silence on the steps of the U.S. Capitol to remember the more than 500,000 American lives we’ve… https://t.co/WIePqFm22bToday we celebrate the life and legacy of NAACP co-founder W.E.B Du Bois, a man who dedicated his life to the fight… https://t.co/3VWkEBWe8E
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThank you @SenSchumer for fighting for @AdelphiU and our students. Your support has been crucial in our fight again… https://t.co/nD63KyVAR2
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerI will be so proud to vote for Rep. Deb Haaland to be the next Secretary of the Interior. https://t.co/5B2HWS8fVqTonight, Congress stood in a moment of silence to remember the more than 500,000 American lives lost to COVID More… https://t.co/iZwmb9oQzW
2/24
2021
Watch Live: We’re holding a moment of silence to remember the 500,000 American lives we’ve lost to COVID-19. We mou… https://t.co/AQx0w752Eo
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerDaniel Prude should still be alive today. It is long past time for policing reform. As a start, Daniel’s Law shou… https://t.co/il2M83HWoZAhmaud Arbery should still be alive today. We remember him today. And we must continue to work to end the systemi… https://t.co/OBuccB34NOThe new legislation must achieve these 3 goals to help Americans: 1—Invest in American innovation, workers, and ma… https://t.co/IfAV9dVNXOWe are working to pass laws that will strengthen our country and help people. Today, I directed our Committee Chai… https://t.co/iTwHwKRcD1Treasury Secretary Yellen told us that “the smartest thing we can do is act big” Fed Chairman Powell warned that… https://t.co/EjygyCwncKSenate Republicans argue that we don’t need to deliver more COVID relief—that we did enough already. That couldn't… https://t.co/Pst8vVpLOrWe are working to quickly pass the American Rescue Plan and deliver urgent, bold COVID relief to Americans nationwide.This #BlackHistoryMonth I'm celebrating the life of Queens native Marie Maynard Daly—the first African American wom… https://t.co/4JN5jrAoJdWhat we're doing tomorrow: Moving forward on COVID relief Voting to Confirm: —Thomas-Greenfield @ UN —Vilsack @ U… https://t.co/53tEjyxgkEThere was a new sign over my office door when I got to work today. https://t.co/E8kfByRYG6You need to watch this video of Merrick Garland at his Senate confirmation hearing today. It is powerful. "I come… https://t.co/NKzbliTnJ9
2/23
2021
.@FordhamNYC is proud to work with @SenSchumer to make sure our students are part of relief efforts. Thank you for your leadership.
Retweeted by Chuck Schumer500,000 Americans and counting. 500,000 individual tragedies. We mourn for every single life we’ve lost. We will ge… https://t.co/069DoInjC4Linda Thomas-Greenfield has spent 3 decades in the US Foreign Service She is exceptionally qualified I look forwa… https://t.co/50kwrgOu7hSenate Democrats are working to quickly pass the American Rescue Plan and deliver urgent, bold relief to Americans nationwide.Thank you @POTUS, @SenSchumer, @SenatorCardin and @NydiaVelazquez for helping the smallest businesses get the relie… https://t.co/5GTAPitHVh
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerWe're working to better help Mom and Pop businesses, Black and Brown-owned businesses, Main Street, USA These key… https://t.co/gDULuW1B9aJudge Hugh Scott was the 1st Black federal judge in Western NY Educated at @NiagaraUniv & @UBSchoolofLaw, a trailb… https://t.co/tdQ31Ikfye“New York can’t live without its restaurants. Our restaurants can’t live without aid.” ICYMI: @SenSchumer emphasiz… https://t.co/xV49Iw78Qv
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerGovernor Abbott thought Texas could run an electrical grid that ignored the climate crisis. It was not resilient.… https://t.co/4J0x8FTKAc
2/22
2021
Thank you for your leadership and support, @SenSchumer. #SaveRestaurants https://t.co/gamva2QI6p
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThis is a once-in-a-century health and economic crisis. Senate Democrats are working to quickly pass the American… https://t.co/vWXf3qNoWEWe need the federal investigation by @FERC & @NERC_official to look into how Gov. Abbott’s policies in Texas have f… https://t.co/hhMp1IpmQQ
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThis morning we stood with @SenSchumer as we continue to fight together, and get much closer to enacting a dedicate… https://t.co/xzjImRav9t
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerRestaurants need immediate federal relief to weather COVID—too many places we know and love could close without mor… https://t.co/GhomJBDamp“New York can’t live without its restaurants. Our restaurants can’t live without aid.” @SenSchumer emphasized the… https://t.co/ygDmfUuyMF
Retweeted by Chuck Schumer.@SenSchumer and @SenGillibrand earned a perfect score on our 2020 #LCVScorecard! 🤩 New York is well-represented b… https://t.co/z4TXXtVKOL
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerStormé DeLarverie was a performer & LGBTQ+ activist who was reported to have thrown the first punch at the Stonewal… https://t.co/efhIcepC9E
2/21
2021
We are in the midst of a once-in-a-century health and economic crisis. We are working to quickly deliver urgent, b… https://t.co/d03wyd7dTSToday I'm honoring artist and WWII veteran Romare Bearden (right), a founding member of the Harlem-based art group… https://t.co/AAEKNSlCy4
2/20
2021
Today we remember the Japanese Americans who were forcibly removed and wrongfully interned when President Roosevelt… https://t.co/V7hVeVmN6X
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThank you @SenSchumer for your continuing support for COVID-19 relief for higher education and our students and researchers.
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerSenate Democrats are working to quickly deliver urgent, bold relief for Americans across this country. https://t.co/1bXor8iqX3The United States has officially rejoined the Paris Climate Agreement. The time for bold, collective action on the… https://t.co/DNizrp9KFqToday would be a great day for President Biden and Vice President Harris to #CancelStudentDebt. https://t.co/WNT2OPY5aoTax-cuts-for-the-rich defender @GeorgeWill was wrong on the facts of our #CancelStudentDebt plan. God forbid anyone… https://t.co/c0unAFx6WA
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerWe need the federal investigation by @FERC & @NERC_official to look into how Gov. Abbott’s policies in Texas have f… https://t.co/hhMp1IpmQQStudents of color are far more likely to take on student loans. Canceling student debt would significantly help cl… https://t.co/r06N9TRI5IThe "Father of Hip-Hop" Clive Campbell, aka DJ Kool Herc, is credited for originating hip hop music in the Bronx. I… https://t.co/P9ucAQ85SYI delivered $8B in funding to the MTA to keep workers working, riders riding, and the economy running. And I’m work… https://t.co/bfDi9pPV06Hello, world. My first look at my forever home. #CountdownToMars https://t.co/dkM9jE9I6X
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerThank you to @SenSchumer for joining my @NYSCounties' colleagues and I today to discuss the COVID-19… https://t.co/kFRKrGrV9g
Retweeted by Chuck SchumerMajority Leader @SenSchumer, @SenWarren; @RepPressley, @RepMaxineWaters, and over 50 other lawmakers cosponsored a… https://t.co/pfnitaYFUp
Retweeted by Chuck Schumer#ThankYou @SenSchumer for your ongoing support for COVID-19 relief for higher education.
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2/19
2021
We cannot have financial markets where players are also refs. I’ve worked hard for Congressional and regulatory in… https://t.co/Cv0VA8stctWe must end the federal prohibition on marijuana, make criminal justice reforms, and ensure equity for communities—… https://t.co/RbrePtxY8IComprehensive immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship has long been a priority of mine It is one of the m… https://t.co/1fKB1pAIbqI’m proud to introduce #USCitizenshipAct with @SenatorMenendez and @SenateDems to: Reform our broken immigration s… https://t.co/XAYIJ6geNeLGBTQ+ rights are human rights. No American should face discrimination simply because of who they are or who they… https://t.co/z7ivedtuQNToday on what would have been her 90th birthday, I’m honoring Pulitzer Prize-winning author, professor at several N… https://t.co/TCXRvvThzr
2/18
2021
The Senate Democrats are working to pass our plan to provide robust investments to make our energy infrastructure m… https://t.co/GeNquL6hnk
2/17
2021

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