The Senate hasn’t worked a full week all year.
Both the House and Senate are scheduled to return Nov. 12.
Thursday will start at 10 a.m. with a joint session of Congress, where lawmakers will hear from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko about his country's conflict with Russia.
On Wednesday, the House...
Reid said Senate passage of the House CR was critical in preventing another shutdown.
The House will debate the remaining three hours for the amendment to the continuing resolution (CR) to arm Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
The House will begin the process of considering a stopgap funding measure on Tuesday, while the Senate will clear several of President Obama's executive nominations.
The Senate will consider the Paycheck Fairness Act again, while the House will vote on a series of bills under suspension of the rules.
Lawmakers will consider stopgap government funding and arming Syrian rebels to fight ISIS.
The upper chamber adjourned for the weekend at 4 p.m.
Lawmakers in both chambers will also be briefed by the White House on ISIS.