Chuck Schumer

Elizabeth Warren Should Not Replace Harry Reid
March 27, 2015

She's most effective where she is right now.

Chuck Schumer Is Trash Talking Obamacare Again—And He's Still Not Making Any Sense
November 25, 2014

Chuck Schumer was always skeptical about health reform—and he was always wrong.

Chuck Schumer Slams Liberal Blogs, Analyzes Ted Cruz, and Explains How He Helped Elect Elizabeth Warren
December 02, 2013

Interview: The New York Senator on Ted Cruz, Elizabeth Warren, and Wall Street 

Why Liberals Should Oppose the Immigration Bill
June 27, 2013

The consensus among decent people in favor of the immigration bill making its way through Congress is so firm that expressing dissent feels a bit like taking the floor to suggest we chop down the Redwood National Park.

Is the Emergency Committee for Israel on a Losing Streak?
January 16, 2013

Schumer's support for Hagel seems like another setback for the pro-Israel lobby. Or is it?

Why Democrats Should Give Thanks For Mitt Romney
November 21, 2012

Mitt Romney's greatest gift of all to Democrats was clarying which party is on whose side. That wasn't so obvious to voters two years ago.

The “Fiscal Cliff” Is Wall Street’s Chance to Court Democrats Again
November 08, 2012

The Democrats won. Now Wall Street needs them more than ever.

The Liberal Media, in Love With Our Narrative
October 23, 2012

When Mitt Romney won the first debate, it was trumpeted as an epic event; when he lost the next two, not so much. What gives?

The Ballad of Chuck Schumer
June 19, 2012

In the ongoing melodrama between Democrats and Wall Street, few characters are more compelling than Chuck Schumer. New York’s senior senator has a well-cultivated reputation as the financial world’s top wing man in Washington, at least among Democrats. But since he also hopes to lead his august chamber one day, he’s charted a more ecumenical path of late.