Schumer 'can't wait' for his grandson to meet cousin Amy Schumer's baby
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Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerSenate confirms Trump judicial nominee criticized for being hostile to LGBT community Senate confirms Trump judicial nominee criticized for being hostile to LGBT community Democrats detail new strategy to pressure McConnell on election security bills MORE says he “can’t wait” for his new grandson to meet the newborn baby of one of his famous relatives, Amy SchumerAmy Beth SchumerKemp tours Georgia movie studios to tamp down fallout from abortion law Additional actors, filmmakers boycott Georgia over new abortion law Two production companies pledge to pull filming from Georgia over strict anti-abortion law MORE.

The New York Democrat tweeted to his more than 1.8 million followers on Monday:

The 37-year-old ”I Feel Pretty” star and the minority leader are cousins.

Amy Schumer announced her pregnancy in an October Instagram post and her delivery in another on Monday afternoon:

Schumer, 68, became a grandfather for the first time in November, when his daughter and her husband welcomed little Noah Schumer-Shapiro.

The family members have teamed up for more than just potential playdates — in 2017, Amy Schumer defended the senator after he was criticized by President TrumpDonald John TrumpBooker hits Biden's defense of remarks about segregationist senators: 'He's better than this' Booker hits Biden's defense of remarks about segregationist senators: 'He's better than this' Trump says Democrats are handing out subpoenas 'like they're cookies' MORE. The comedian also made headlines last year after she was arrested during a demonstration at a Senate building against then-Supreme Court nominee Brett KavanaughBrett Michael KavanaughSecond ex-Senate staffer charged in aiding doxxing of GOP senators Second ex-Senate staffer charged in aiding doxxing of GOP senators Supreme Court hands Virginia Democrats a win in gerrymandering case MORE

—Updated at 4:41 p.m.