Chuck Schumer

Trump's Senate impeachment trial underway

An impeachment trial against U.S. President Donald Trump has begun in the Senate. It was formally opened with Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell's address.  "Last Thursday, the United …

US sanctions against Russia to last forever

Senior senators in both parties on Monday night reached a bipartisan deal to add new sanctions on Russia and allow Congress to disapprove of any attempt by President Donald Trump to ease penalties on Moscow, U.S. Senator Bob …