Schumer Calls On FAA To Complete Overdue Airline Legroom StudySchumer worries that without federal action, airlines could shrink seating even more and create safety issues.
Long Island Farmers Feeling The Pinch Of Nationwide Potato ShortageWhile it remains to be seen if that translates into a shortage of French fries, one thing is clear, potato farmers have it tough – including ones on Long Island.
Sen. Chuck Schumer, Secret Service Issue Alert About Counterfeit Money During Holiday Shopping SeasonThere's been a 25% increase in the passing of the hard-to-detect motion picture bills, according to law enforcement.
Schumer: Airlines Must Let Kids Sit With Their ParentsSen. Charles Schumer says airlines lack policies assuring children can sit with their parents, despite 2016 legislation requiring the federal Department of Transportation to enact a universal family-friendly seating policy.
Schumer Implores Feds To Release Report Showing If Stop Sign Cameras On School Buses Save LivesA new state law would let school districts install cameras on their bus stop signs, to catch drivers that don't stop. However, Sen. Chuck Schumer said many districts can't afford to install the technology.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Pushing For Clean Cars On New York StreetsSen. Chuck Schumer is proposing a national plan that he says would save new car buyers money.
Sen. Schumer Optimistic On Possible Repeal Of $10,000 Cap On SALT DeductionsHomeowners who pay high property taxes, like many in the Tri-State Area, were hit hard by the tax overhaul bill passed in 2017.
Schumer Calls For Federal Probe After Study Finds Lead, Other Metals In Baby FoodA study by Healthy Babies Bright Futures found the presence of heavy metals in 95% of the 168 baby foods that were tested.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Joins LI Students To Call For Flavored E-Cigarette BanSchumer says he supports lawsuits aimed at e-cigarette makers but they would take years to wind through the courts.
Sen. Schumer Pushing Bipartisan Bill That Would Help Protect School Districts From Cyber AttacksAfter a number of Long Island school districts fell victim to cyber attacks, U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer is introducing legislation to protect them all.
New York Senators Turn Up The Heat On President Trump Over Gun Control LegislationUniversal background checks on gun sales or nothing at all. That was the message from congressional Democratic leaders to President Donald Trump on Sunday.
Company Behind Deadly East River Helicopter Crash Blasted For Offering Doors-Off Tours For DogsThe company said it does offer flights for dogs, but they have to stay strapped into their seats, and their owners have to buy a separate ticket.
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.