Schumer Bill Would Require FBI To Regulate Body Armor SalesThe legislation is aimed at trying to curb the sale of body armor, which has been used by assailants in mass shootings.
In Wake Of Latest Mass Shootings, Fed Up N.Y Lawmakers Call On Washington To Finally Act On Gun ReformNew York lawmakers say they have had just about enough of mass shootings.
Democratic Senators Visit Detention Centers Along Southern BorderA group of senate democrats went to the southern border Friday to inspect migrant detention facilities.
9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Blocked From Senate Vote By Republican Sen. Rand Paul, Draws Bipartisan OutrageSen. Kirstin Gillibrand was looking to fast-track the new 9/11 funding bill through the Senate, but was stopped by that single Republican senator
Dominican Republic Tourist Deaths: Sen. Chuck Schumer Calls On ATF to InvestigateThe Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives should lend support to the FBI and local law enforcement, said Sen. Chuck Schumer.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Calls For $10,000 Fine On Every RobocallWhen targeted people call back robocalls thinking it's important, they're hit with exorbitant international fees.
Suffolk County Residents Unhappy With IRS After Being Taxed On Grants Awarded For Environmental UpgradesSome Long Island homeowners have made a plea to the Internal Revenue Service after receiving grants to make environmental improvements to their backyard cesspools.
Hope Of Bipartisanship Fades As Trump Cuts Pelosi, Schumer Meeting Short Over 'Cover-Up' CommentThe infrastructure meeting with the president and top Democrats lasted only a few minutes, according to a person familiar with the meeting and a White House official.
Crash Families, Sen. Schumer Turn Up Heat On NTSB To Enforce Specific Regulations On Limo IndustryAs we enter prom season, families of people killed in a limousine crash on Long Island are demanding to know what's being done to prevent the same kind of accident from happening again.
Schumer Calls For Closer Look At Chinese-Made Subway Systems, Cyber-Security RisksSen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the Commerce Department to look into a Chinese state-owned company selling subway operations systems and if they pose a cyber-security risk.
Schumer Calls On CDC To Declare Emergency Over Superbug Fungus Spreading In N.Y.More than half of the 613 confirmed U.S. cases have been in New York.
Schumer: Trump And Democrats Agreed To $2 Trillion For InfrastructureSenate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said President Donald Trump and Democrats agreed to spend $2 trillion on infrastructure over 25 years in a "constructive" White House meeting, and will meet again in three weeks on how to pay for it.
Sen. Schumer Wants Some Of President Trump's Opioid Detection Money To Battle Fentanyl Smuggling At JFKSenator Chuck Schumer is calling for federal funds to crack down on fentanyl smuggling through John F. Kennedy Airport.
Long Island To See Flood Insurance Rates Soar As Fed Changes ProgramFlood insurance reform will soon impact hundreds of thousands of folks who live in low-lying parts our area.
No Punches Pulled As NYCHA War Of Words Heats UpLongstanding problems with the New York City Housing Authority are getting political, with everyone from the president to the mayor sounding off this weekend.