The senator said Obama’s nomination of Anthony Blinken endangers U.S. military service members.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee chair demanded Turkey withdraw from Cyprus waters.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) blocked the Senate from passing the the Clay Hunt SAV Act.
Sens. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) and Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) disagreed about the pick.
He warned senators not to leave town for the holidays.
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) objected to the Senate considering 12 judicial nominations in the lame duck.
"There is enough evidence of criminal conduct there," the senator said.
Sen. Ted Cruz blasted the “cromnibus,” saying it was full of presents for lobbyists.
The senator demanded an amendment vote on the government funding bill, despite it risking a shutdown.
Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) sparred over the funding bill.