The House on Monday passed a bill to authorize a program for law students to practice patent and trademark law before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy expressed confidence the amendment will pass.
The House on Monday passed legislation to provide funding to states to assist low-income workers in paying for child care.
The House on Monday passed legislation that would expand the types of muscle-enhancing anabolic steroids subject to federal regulation.
Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.) warned that arming Syrian rebels to fight against Sunni militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) could have unintended consequences.
Floor votes in the House are being upstaged by Obama’s request for help fighting ISIS.
Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) has introduced legislation that would impose trade sanctions on countries involved with ivory trafficking.
Resolution would condemn ISIS for beheading two American journalists.
Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) has introduced legislation that would impose sanctions on financial institutions engaging in transactions with Sunni militant group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Rep. Brad Sherman says Congress is trying to hide its authorization on the use of force.