Schumer rips World Trade Center security

Sen. Chuck SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerSenate Dems hold floor talk-a-thon against latest ObamaCare repeal bill This week: Senate wrapping up defense bill after amendment fight Cuomo warns Dems against cutting DACA deal with Trump MORE (D-N.Y.) called for a federal review of security at the World Trade Center on Sunday, following reports that multiple people have evaded guards to sneak to the top of the still-under-construction tower.

“What is going on here?” Schumer said, according to the Associated Press.

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The third-ranking Senate Democrat said he wants the Department of Homeland Security to monitor and train the building’s security guards, as well as perform a comprehensive review of access to the site.

“Thankfully the incidents of trespassing were harmless, the consequences however could've been disastrous if individuals or terrorists or criminals looking to do real harm to the people of New York,” Schumer said, according to NY1.

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