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Trump orders American flags to be flown at half-staff as coronavirus death toll in US nears 100,000

Democratic leaders urged President Trump to lower the US flag from all public buildings as the country nears its 100,000th coronavirus-related death.
Schumer makes a statement after meetings to wrap up work on coronavirus economic aid legislation

Chuck Schumer proposes ‘No PR Act’ to prevent Trump and Pence’s names from appearing on stimulus checks

"President Trump unfortunately appears to see the pandemic as just another opportunity to promote his own political interests," Schumer said.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speak to the media ahead of a possible partial government shut down in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2018.

More than 80 million Americans received stimulus checks last week. But top Democratic economists say the government should be doing even more to fight...

Top Democratic economists say another wave of stimulus checks is likely needed to help people confront the economic fallout from the coronavirus.

There’s only one person on the stimulus oversight panel policing the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief fund — and he has no office or suppo...

Congressional leaders still haven't appointed other members of a panel policing coronavirus bailout fund, and Bharat Ramamurti remains alone.
Donald Trump, Jr. in 2019.

Instagram hid a photo Donald Trump Jr. posted because it contained ‘partly false information’

Trump Jr.'s Instagram post references a purported tweet from Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer that was entirely fabricated.

Democrats are demanding at least $500 billion in additional emergency coronavirus relief spending to aid hospitals, state governments and shore up foo...

Democrats have also suggested they might attach conditions in future federal aid to small businesses so it benefits underserved communities in the US.

The $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill will ‘probably’ not be enough to protect workers and save the economy, Schumer says

The emergency package is the largest of its kind in modern American history. But without more aid, American workers and the economy could face danger.
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and President Donald Trump speak in the White House State Dining Room on January 23, 2017.

Chuck Schumer made sure businesses controlled by Trump, his family, and top US officials couldn’t get money from the government’s $2 trill...

Under Schumer's proviso, businesses owned by Trump, Vice President Pence, top government officials, and members of Congress wouldn't receive a dime.

Pelosi and Schumer say it’s ‘alarming’ that Trump failed to mention the lack of coronavirus testing in the US in his national addres...

In comparison to other countries completing coronavirus tests, like South Korea and Italy, the US is falling far behind in detecting cases.
Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) at an abortion-rights rally outside the Supreme Court as the justices hear oral arguments in the June Medical Services v. Russo case, on March 4, 2020, in Washington.

Chuck Schumer blasting conservative Supreme Court justices is more proof that Democrats are trying, and failing, to copy Trump’s bluster

"If you can't beat Trump, act like Trump" has become a political maxim. But his critics undermine themselves when they try to ape his "tough guy" act.