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Schumer pursuing legal options over fake harassment document

WASHINGTON — Sen. Chuck Schumer said Wednesday that he is “pursuing every legal path” against whoever circulated a forged document accusing him of sexual harassment. Several media outlets were shopped a document alleging Schumer wrongdoing and listing allegations by a ...

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Schumer seeks $30M to install rail safety system upstate

Sen. Charles Schumer is seeking a $33 million grant to implement a high-tech train safety system along part of upstate New York’s main passenger line. Schumer held a news conference Wednesday with Federal Railroad Administration Administrator Sarah Feinberg to highlight ...

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Debt collection company expands

A debt-collection company specializing in student loan defaults says it’s adding 200 jobs in Livingston County, nearly doubling its workforce. The expansion of Coast Professional in Geneseo comes after U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer stepped in to make sure the ...

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Schumer’s pope lottery

The office of U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer is conducting a statewide lottery for one ticket to the joint meeting of Congress which Pope Francis will address on Sept. 24. Schumer received one guest ticket. Requests are pouring in from ...

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Schumer pushes for disaster declaration

Sen. Charles E. Schumer is urging the White House to immediately approve any disaster declaration request to reimburse Western New York counties pummeled this week in a record-breaking snowstorm. He called senior White House officials Thursday urging the administration to ...

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Schumer: More physician training in upstate

ALBANY (AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants the federal government to boost the number of physician residency slots in areas facing declines in their number of doctors. Schumer’s legislation would boost the number of residency positions funded by Medicare ...

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Washington celebrates Douglass statue

A statute of abolitionist statesman Frederick Douglass, one of Rochester’s most famous residents, is finally at home in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol. The arrival of the sculpture was celebrated Wednesday by U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-NY, who ...

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