Sen. Schumer Calls On President To Provide Temporary Relief As Gas Prices Rise Along With InflationSen. Chuck Schumer called on President Joe Biden to tap into the nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve to provide temporary relief at the pump, especially ahead of holiday travel.
Sen. Schumer Jumps On Board Plan To Make Environmentally Friendly Changes To Troubled Cross Bronx ExpresswaySupporters say it will address environmental injustice and now they have the backing of New York's most powerful lawmaker.
What Will The Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Bring To The Tri-State Area?The bill includes money for roads, bridges, safe water and broadband. So what's headed to the Tri-State Area?
Sen. Schumer: $10 Billion MTA Is Getting From President Biden's Infrastructure Deal Will Help Stop Service CutsSchumer said there is also $24 billion for the Second Avenue Subway and the Gateway Project, along the Northeast Corridor rail line.
Sen. Schumer Announces Agreement On Short-Term Extension Of Debt CeilingDemocrats and Republicans in the Senate reached a deal to extend the debt ceiling through early December, avoiding what could have been an economic disaster.
FEMA Reimburses $600 Million To Health And Hospitals Corporation For Expanded Capacity, Staffing During PandemicNew York Sen. Chuck Schumer says FEMA tried to deprive the city's public hospital system of the funds because it didn't build or rent new facilities for COVID patients.
President Biden Approves Major Disaster Declaration In Parts Of New York And New Jersey, Authorizing Federal Aid For Storm VictimsPresident Biden signed a declaration to pump out federal funds to the local level, which will help New Yorkers in dire need.
Gov. Hochul Visits Flood Victims In Westchester; Search Underway For Missing Iona College Professor Frances BailieThe governor arrived with a signed emergency declaration, along with a commitment from the Biden administration and FEMA to provide resources.
Sen. Schumer Urges Law Enforcement To Go After Fake Vaccination Cards Being Sold On The InternetAgents last week seized dozens of fake cards being sent from China to New Orleans.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Calls On New York State To Distribute $2.1B To Tenants Hit Hard During PandemicSchumer joined tenants in Manhattan on Sunday and called on the state to act now.
Sen. Schumer Turns Up Heat On State Department To End Massive Backlog Of Passports Needing To Be Obtained Or RenewedSen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the State Department to act and get tens of thousands of New Yorkers out of what he calls "passport purgatory."