Chuck Schumer

supreme court

Shocker! Mitch McConnell Wants to Screw Democrats on a SCOTUS Nomination

So much for his “principles.”
Alex Lubben
disaster aid

Congress Is Giving Puerto Rico Some Disaster Aid Funding — FINALLY

It's a lot more than President Trump initially agreed to
Emma Ockerman

Inside the Democrats' secret plan to make the $2 trillion infrastructure bill green

First step: Don't call it “green” or say “climate change” in front of the president.
Matt Laslo
Packing the courts

Senate Republicans just rammed through a rule that lets them pack the courts even faster

Mitch McConnell deployed the so-called nuclear option and blew up the Senate’s filibuster rule to push through the package
Matt Laslo

Chuck and Nancy want you to stop talking so much about the Green New Deal

Democratic leaders don't want the party’s climate policy to be entirely defined by the Green New Deal.
Matt Laslo

The longest shutdown in modern American history was also the least productive

Previous presidents shut the government down over healthcare, deficits, and abortion.
Emma Ockerman
Rex Santus

This government shutdown is about to be the longest ever. Here's how it's going.

There's no sign of the impasse breaking.
Alex Lubben
Views My Own

There's a Simple Way Out of the Shutdown Democrats Could Offer Trump

They should pull a page from the Mitch McConnell playbook.
Harry Cheadle
government shutdown

“Bye-bye”: Trump walked out of shutdown talks with Democrats but also gave them candy

“Just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy, a total waste of time,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
Emma Ockerman
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi Are America's Angry Parents in This New Meme

"We're not mad, we're just disappointed."
Beckett Mufson
trump administration

Even Republicans are getting tired of misinformation out of the White House

Trump's falsehoods have real implications for how Congress functions.
Matt Laslo
The Wall

“You will not win”: Trump, Pelosi, and Schumer openly fight about border wall in front of press

Vice President Mike Pence, who was also there, looked on in silence as the tensions flared in the Oval Office.
Rex Santus