Chuck Schumer & Tom Coburn Agree To Sit Together At State Of The Union

WASHINGTON — Two senators from different parties say they’ll skip tradition and sit together during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.The decision by Republican Tom Coburn of Oklahoma and Democrat Chuck Schumer of New…

WASHINGTON — Two senators from different parties say they’ll skip tradition and sit together during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

The decision by Republican Tom Coburn of Oklahoma and Democrat Chuck Schumer of New York comes amid calls for greater civility in political discourse following the fatal shootings last weekend at a political event in Tucson, Ariz.

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