Schumer welcomes his first grandchild
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Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerTop Democrats demand security assessment of Trump properties Lawmakers pay tribute to late Justice Stevens Trump administration denies temporary immigrant status to Venezuelans in US MORE can count himself among the newest members of a celebrated constituency: first-time grandparents.

The New York Democrat’s daughter Jessica Schumer and her husband, Michael Shapiro, welcomed a baby boy this week.

The 68-year-old lawmaker, who has two grown daughters, tweeted about his grandson’s arrival on Wednesday, writing:

Schumer’s office tells ITK that Noah Schumer-Shapiro weighed in at more than 7 pounds and is 21 inches long  — landing him in the 95th percentile, according to doctors — when he was born at New York University’s Langone Tisch Hospital. 

We hear little Noah is “a very happy Brooklyn baby.”