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Pelosi, Schumer to deliver rebuttal to Trump address on border security

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plan to respond to President Donald Trump’s address on border security. | Alex Edelman/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House Speaker [...]

POLITICO Playbook PM: Trump vs. Schumer and Pelosi

Presented by */ ]]> The big question: How far will President Donald Trump go during his address to the nation tonight? Will he declare a “national emergency”? | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images THE SPLIT SCREEN … PRESIDENT [...]

John McCain Senate Office Building push fizzles as Chuck Schumer never introduces resolution

Richard Russell survived another scare. The segregationist Democrat’s name continues to adorn the Senate’s oldest office building, despite promises by top senators that this would be the year they finally erased it, and replaced it with [...]

Schumer pushes for Senate vote on Obamacare case

“We’re going to fight this tooth and nail,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The Senate’s top Democrat on Sunday said he plans to push for a [...]

Trump says he’s ‘proud’ to shut down government during fight with Pelosi and Schumer

poster=”http://v.politico.com/images/1155968404/201812/3970/1155968404_5978243965001_5978228446001-vs.jpg?pubId=1155968404″ true Congress The president battled with the Democratic leaders over his border wall in [...]

Trump threatens government shutdown in heated meeting with Pelosi, Schumer

President Trump threatened a partial government shutdown in a heated meeting with Democratic congressional leaders over funding for the border wall. As incoming House Speaker Nancy Pelosi implored Mr. Trump not to discuss the wall in front [...]

Trump meeting with Pelosi and Schumer canceled as shutdown looms

Funding for President Donald Trump’s controversial border wall has become the key sticking point in crafting a budget deal. | Win McNamee/Getty Images White House The death of former President George H.W. Bush is dominating Washington [...]

Schumer, Democrats wrestled over staging mass Kavanaugh walkout

Democrats’ strategy session with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer revealed a divide on the Judiciary Committee. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Hours before Brett Kavanaugh arrived [...]

Schumer stalling on Kavanaugh meeting deepens White House rift

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has refused to meet with Brett Kavanaugh until being assured by Republicans that the nominee’s voluminous document cache will be [...]

Schumer lays out path to block Kavanaugh

“With the Mueller situation, with the overreach of presidential power, we shouldn’t put him on the bench,” Senator Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says of Brett [...]