The bipartisan measure aims to preserve federal lands for hunting, fishing and shooting.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) called on President Obama to visit Coal Country to hear from miners who will be affected by a regulation aimed at reducing carbon emissions.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said he hoped senators would put aside their differences on amendments and pass a bipartisan sportsmen’s bill this week.
The bill still easily moved forward in an 82-12 procedural vote.
Menendez, Booker told president Wednesday not to allow gas exploration off Jersey Shore.
The Senate passed a before adjourning Wednesday that aims to address issues of U.S. territories.
Republican senators said the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee approval of legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline was simply a “show vote.”
The Senate accepted House changes Tuesday to a bill that requires the administration to report to Congress on the harmful effects too much algae are having on fish.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) criticized Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Gina McCarthy for appearing on an HBO comedy talk show while she has refused to meet with his constituents to hear how regulations will harm them.
Sen. James Inhofe (Okla.) was the only Republican to join Senate Democrats in debating climate change on Monday night.