Although he previously expressed opposition to the idea, the president has now asked his education secretary to prepare a memo to determine whether the administration has the legal authority to cancel up to $50,000 in student loan debt.
The New York senator, who once supported tough drug laws, said he changed his mind after seeing how legalization helped Colorado.
The Senator compared the peaceful actions of the Georgia state lawmaker with the insurrectionists at the U.S. Capitol.
Republican legislatures across the country have introduced bills that would make it more difficult to vote.
Starting in April, Americans can apply for up to $9,000 in COVID funeral costs incurred after January 20, 2020.
Schumer believes the president has the power to cancel up to $50,000 of student loan debt without Congress.
Increasingly, we are going to see Democratic members of the House and the Senate having to decide whether to vote for the people they represent or for the Harris-Biden-Pelosi-Schumer Democratic machine.
House Speaker Pelosi said the embattled New York governor "should look inside his heart ... to see if he can govern effectively."
Six women have accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment. Some of the women had worked as his aides.
"The allegations of these women are very, very troubling," Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, said.
Schumer criticizes conceding to Republicans, although he previously agreed with Collins on removing funding for pandemic preparedness from the 2009 stimulus bill.
Andrew Griswold was photographed in the Senate during the Capitol riot and allegedly bragged about the insurrection afterward.
The Senate majority leader criticized his Republican counterpart after he branded the president's COVID-19 relief plan "very liberal and purely partisan."
Senate majority leader wants the president to increase the level at which students are forgiven loans, which Biden wants to keep at $10,000.
Republicans continue to criticize the Democrats' relief plans, taking issue with the reconciliation process being used to push them through.
The Senate majority leader said congressional Republicans at CPAC were "unconscionable" while the budget committee chairman said the GOP was becoming "authoritarian."
Hundreds of New Yorkers came together for a rally in support of Asian community members amid a spike in hate crimes.
Republicans argue that the Equality Act is an attack on religious freedom and cisgender women's spaces.
"Their attacks on trans people and the transgender community are just mean...and show a complete lack of understanding," said the Senate Majority Leader during a press conference on Thursday.
Schumer argues that the majority of Republican voters back Biden's stimulus plan but McConnell says the proposal is counterproductive for Americans.
After Texas Governor Greg Abbott blamed green energy for widespread winter blackouts in his state, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer called on a pair of energy regulation bodies to probe Abbott's policies.
Trump criticized Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for being "soft" and urged him to hit prominent Democrats hard.
"The case against student loan forgiveness is looking shakier by the day," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.
U.S. Senator Richard Burr, who is planning to retire next year, joined six of his GOP colleagues and voted with Democrats unsuccessfully to convict former President Donald Trump of inciting the violent riot that smothered the U.S. Capitol on January 6.
The poll was published shortly before the former president's acquittal in his second impeachment trial on Saturday.
Democrats are accused of capitulating to GOP threats after they won a surprise 55-45 vote to call witnesses in Trump's impeachment trial before declining to do so just hours later.
"In the weeks after the attacks on January 6, the world learned about the incredible, incredible bravery of Officer Goodman on that fateful day," Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said shortly before the Senate awarded the Congressional Gold Medal to Officer Eugene Goodman.
"We also want to be mindful of the small businesses across our country that have been hit particularly hard this past year during an unprecedented pandemic," Democratic Senator Tom Carper said.
House impeachment managers presented never-before-seen video footage and audio communications from the Capitol attack during day two of the trial proceedings.
After initially being overruled by a Democratic Senator, Lee protested, "They are not true. I never made those statements. I ask that they be stricken!"