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Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY)

4th term Democrat from New York.


Residence: Brooklyn

Marital Status: Married (Iris Weinshall)

Prev. Occupation: Public Official

Prev. Political Exp.: NY Assembly, 1975-81; US House, 1981-99; US Senate, 1999-present

Education: BA Harvard University, 1971; JD Harvard University, 1974

Birthdate: 11/23/1950

Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Religion: Jewish

Percentage in Last Election: 70%

Major Opponent: Wendy Long


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Charles Schumer via Web Form.

Website: schumer.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

322 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-6542
Fax: (202) 228-3027

New York Office: (more district offices)

780 Third Avenue, Suite 2301
New York, New York 10017
Phone: (212) 486-4430
Fax: (202) 228-2838


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mike Lynch
  • Scheduling Dir.: Michelle Mittler
  • Legis. Dir.: Meghan Taira
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Mike Kuiken
  • Military LA: Mike Kuiken
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Matthew Fuentes
  • Health LA: Matthew Fuentes
  • Financial Services LA: Zack Rosenblum
  • Foreign Policy LA: Lane Bodian
  • Agriculture LA: Sean Byrne
  • Telecomm LA: Beatrice Pollard
  • Comm. Dir.: Justin Goodman
  • Education LA: Christina Henderson
  • Elections LA: Reginald Babin
  • Energy LA: Adrian Deveny
  • Environment LA: Adrian Deveny
  • Tax LA: Anna Taylor



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Charles Schumer voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A H. Con. Res. 95 Conference Report; Appropriations resolution FY2006, Budget 04/29/2005 Nay Voted For
R Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Act 07/17/2000 Yea Not Scored
P Death Tax Elimination Act 07/14/2000 Nay Not Scored
A sl-Labor/HHS/Education Appropriations 06/27/2000 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Charles Schumer's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Charles Schumer a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.662 - A bill to reform the U.S. postal laws. Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Schumer
S.408 - Bill to Establish Programs to Help Prevent of Underage Drinking.' Yes Send Message to Sen. Charles Schumer


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