Schumer pitches ‘accountability Congress’ in first speech as Senate minority leader

Schumer pitches ‘accountability Congress’ in first speech as Senate minority leader

Since the Democrats' surprise defeat on Nov. 8, the party's base has watched nervously for any hints of compromise with President-elect Donald Trump. The nervousness reached a high after Trump and incoming political adviser Steve Bannon mulled a $1 trillion infrastructure package. Not only did incoming Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) give the idea some tentative […]