Senate Armed Services Committee ranking member James Inhofe (R-Okla.) warned Republicans that if they don’t file amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) now, they might not get a vote.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren called on Congress to stop corporate “freeloaders.”
Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwomen Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) said she wouldn’t support an emergency spending bill that included offsets because it would take money away from programs that help American families.
The Senate voted Wednesday to confirm three of President Obama’s executive nominees.
The Senate voted 63-33 to move forward with $2.7 billion in emergency funding.
U.S. companies can deduct from their corporate taxes for moving facilities overseas.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) vowed to “keep fighting back” against President Obama’s energy regulations.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) urged Republicans to support a bill that would end tax breaks for U.S. companies that send jobs overseas.
The House will vote Wednesday on the resolution authorizing the GOP lawsuit against President Obama for his use of executive action.
The Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would offer a $5 million reward for information on who killed three Israeli teens.