Schumer talked up his relationship with President Trump as the Senate minority leader starts cutting deals with the White House.
Schumer and Trump have warmed to each other after a deal to raise the debt limit and extend relief to Hurricane Harvey victims.
Schumer has won plaudits from his caucus for listening to liberal and moderate members and holding them together as a unified opposition.
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As more Republican defections effectively tanked Obamacare repeal in the Senate, Schumer said both sides should work together to fix Obamacare.
“Anti-Semitism is a word that has been used throughout history when Jewish people are judged and measured by one standard and the rest by another.”
Steven Spielberg, Kellyanne Conway, and billionaire Carl Ichan were also in attendance.
One veteran reporter called Trump’s event “the weirdest Cabinet meeting ever,” which Schumer proceeded to recreate in a video.
Pro-Israel activists, Jewish and non-Jewish, have been relatively quiet about President Trump’s decision to sign a waiver postponing the relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
The top Democrat in the U.S. Senate said Democrats would consider refusing to vote on a new FBI director until a special prosecutor is named.