The Senate passed a bill Monday that extends a national advisory board on student financial assistance for one year.
The Senate voted to end debate on two nominees to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Republicans say the Democrats are wasting time on political show votes.
“A woman who performs the same work as a man should be paid the same as a man,” Reid said. “Senate Republicans simply cannot accept that notion."
A bipartisan Senate bill to reform nonviolent drug sentencing would save $4 billion.
Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) marked the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) on Saturday.
Two Senate committees will hear from Obama administration officials on the growing threat from ISIS.
They say the 30,000 U.S. gun deaths a year are "a public health crisis in every sense of the word."
Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) said Ukraine is facing a “watershed” moment and Congress should support their efforts.
GOP senators demanded the administration produce a plan to deal with U.S. passport holders who have joined ISIS.