Schumer: Of course House would shun LIRR involvement

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on July 10, 2014. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on July 10, 2014. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Chip Somodevilla

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After Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo had it publicly demonstrated that Congress wouldnt act in the Long Island Rail Road labor dispute, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer told NY1 News: You didnt need to be a PhD in political science to know that the House of Representatives would never help New York out of a strike situation.

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From that channel, here's Bob Hardt's take.

And contract talks are expected to resume Monday, sources said.

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