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Chuck Schumer's Biography

Office:
  • U.S. Senate (NY) - Sr, Democratic Majority Leader

Contact Information

One Park Place, Suite 100
Peekskill, NY 10566

15 Henry Street, Room 100 A-F
Binghamton, NY 13901

780 Third Avenue
Suite 2301
New York, NY 10017

130 South Elmwood Avenue, #660
Buffalo, NY 14202

100 State Street, Room 3040
Rochester, NY 14614

100 South Clinton Street, Room 841
Syracuse, NY 13261

Leo O'Brien Building
Room 827
Albany, NY 12207

145 Pine Lawn Road, #300
Melville, NY 11747

322 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Full Name:

Charles 'Chuck' Ellis Schumer

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Iris; 2 Children: Jessica, Alison

Birth Date:

11/23/1950

Birth Place:

Brooklyn, NY

Home City:

Brooklyn, NY

Religion:

Jewish

JD, Harvard Law School, 1974

AB, Harvard University, 1971

Majority Leader, United States Senate, 2021-present

Vice Chair, Democratic Conference, Democratic Leadership Team, 2006-present

Senator, United States Senate, New York, 1998-present

Former Democratic At-Large Whip, United States House of Representatives

Minority Leader, United States Senate, 2017-2021

Chair, Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, United States Senate, 2011-2017

Candidate, United States Senate, New York, 1998, 2004, 2010, 2016

Chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, 2005-2008

Representative, United States House of Representatives, New York, 1980-1998

Assembly Member, New York State Assembly, 1974-1980

Former Member, Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, United States Senate

Former Member, Finance Committee, United States Senate

Former Member, Joint Committee on Printing, United States Senate

Former Vice Chair, Joint Committee on the Library, United States Congress

Former Member, Joint Committee on the Library, United States Senate

Former Chair, Joint Economic Committee, United States Senate

Former Member, Judiciary Committee, United States Senate

Former Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Border Security and Immigration, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protections, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development , United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on International trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights, and Federal Courts, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight, United States Senate

No professional experience on file.

Astrological Sign:

Sagittarius

Date of Wedding Anniversary:

September 21st

Father's Name:

Abe

Father's Occupation:

Owner, Exterminating Business

Favorite Book:

All the King's Men, An American Tragedy, Les Miserables, Farewell to Arms, The Sound and the Fury

Favorite Food:

Cold Cereal

Favorite Movie:

Chinatown
-Star Wars
-The Godfather

Favorite Musician:

Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Peter, Paul & Mary, Kelly Clarkson, Rihanna, Bruce Springsteen, Jason Aldean, Del Shannon, Madonna,The Traveling Wilburys

Favorite TV Shows:

Law & Order, Family Guy, Saturday Night Live, Ken Burns' Civil War, Ken Burns' Baseball

Favorite Vacation Spot:

Yellowstone

Hobbies or Special Talents:

Reading, Going to Ball Games, Bike Riding

Mother's Name:

Selma

Publications:

"Positively American: Winning Back the Middle-Class Majority One Family at a Time"

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