Blumenthal called on the DOJ to investigate scammers targeting relatives of migrant children.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) introduced a bill Thursday that would prevent law enforcement from taking a suspect’s property without due process.
The bill would provide funding for Israeli missile defense.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said it is "scandalous" that President Obama is too busy fundraising to deal with an influx of child immigrants trying the cross the U.S.-Mexico border.
“I think you need to take responsibility for your own people,” said Rubio.
The Senate held a moment of silence to mark the anniversary of the 1998 Capitol shooting, in which two Capitol Police officers were killed.
The Senate voted 54-41 Thursday to end debate on the nomination of Pamela Harris to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fourth Circuit.
Reid and McConnell will schedule the vote, which could come as early as today.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he wants a vote on his Save Coal Jobs Act as an amendment to a bill that would end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) marked the anniversary of the 1998 Capitol shooting.