With NYCHA In Mind, Schumer Vows To Pressure Biden To Double American Jobs Plan Funding For Public HousingWhile President Joe Biden's American Jobs Plan puts aside $40 billion for public housing, advocates and local leaders say that's not enough.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Urges Feds To Release $5 Billion To Address Mental Health Problems Stemming From PandemicThe senator says the majority of the federal grants will go to providers who prevent and treat substance abuse and deliver mental health services.
In Effort To Stop Senseless Violence, Asian American Federation Starts 'Hope Against Hate' CampaignThere was a call for action Thursday, amid the rise in attacks against Asian-Americans.
Local Lawmakers, Advocates Calling On Government To Provide More Accessibility At NYC Subway StationsSen. Chuck Schumer says money has been secured for this project and that the MTA submitted a grant application to the Federal Transit Administration.
COVID 1 Year Later: Communities And Leaders Hopeful With 'Super Charge' Of Vaccines On HorizonNurses at The Hebrew Home at Riverdale showed the need to continue to stay apart, but united until the fight is over.
Schumer: American Rescue Plan To Send $9 Billion In Stimulus Checks To Low-Income, Middle Class NYC ResidentsThe federal government says in two weeks time a new round of stimulus checks will arrive in New York. Those with children are eligible for even more funds.
Senate Passes Biden's $1.9 Trillion COVID Relief BillThe Senate approved President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Saturday, more than 24 hours after opening debate on the bill.
Sen. Schumer And Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: FEMA To Reimburse COVID Funeral Costs To Families With Financial NeedSen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are spreading the word to help families who lost loved ones to the coronavirus.
Cuomo, Murphy Demand Repeal Of Federal Cap On State And Local Tax DeductionOwning a home in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut could once again mean substantial tax breaks if a new push to eliminate the $10,000 SALT cap on federal tax returns is successful.
Sources: Millions Of Dollars In Relief Coming For New York City Bars And RestaurantsA new survey found 54% of New York City bars and restaurants will be forced to close if they don't get some help from Washington
Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, New Jersey Native Who Died After Capitol Riot, Will Lie In Honor In RotundaCongress will hold a ceremonial arrival for Sicknick on Tuesday night, after which a viewing period will be held overnight for members of the Capitol Police.
CBS News Live Updates: Pelosi To Send Trump Article Of Impeachment To Senate MondaySen. Chuck Schumer announced Friday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi informed him the House will deliver the article of impeachment against President Trump on Monday.
Representatives Andrew Garbarino, Nicole Malliotakis Among Freshman Republicans Pledging To Work Together With Democrats, President BidenBoth lawmakers feel they can find common ground fighting COVID and supporting infrastructure projects that are badly needed in the state.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Becomes Majority Leader As Democrats Gain Senate ControlHe's both the first Jewish person to hold this rank, as well as the first from New York.
Sen. Schumer: New York To Receive Additional $2 Billion In COVID ReliefFinancial relief is headed to New York City and the state.