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Chuck Schumer Budget

Schumer Praises Bipartisan 'Breakthrough'

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A leading Senate Democrat says its "safe to say" a compromise budget bill avoiding a government shutdown will pass the Senate this...

Top Dem: 'We Don't Want To Play Fiscal Cliff Every 3 Months'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats intend to approve a budget for the first time in almost four years, a prominent lawmaker said Sunday, but he said ...

Schumer: Tea Party Would Be To Blame If Budget Negotiations Fail

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - The Senate's third ranking Democrat says there's "a glimmer of hope" in talks to resolve a budget stalemate. But at the same time, Sen. ...