Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., faces a tricky balancing act: managing the ideological divides of a 50-50 Democratic majority while also running for his own reelection.

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., faces a tricky balancing act: managing the ideological divides of a 50-50 Democratic majority while also running for his own reelection.

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., faces a tricky balancing act: managing the ideological divides of a 50-50 Democratic majority while also running for his own reelection.

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., left, speaks during a news conference with Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., right, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)