The session could end up being Democrats’ final weeks in the Senate majority.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said the combined vote was “inexcusable.”
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Sen. Dick Durbin said a new authorization of military force is "long overdue."
Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) said senators shouldn’t go home to campaign for reelection at a time of war.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said he would vote for the CR.
“I urge you not to let Ukraine stand alone,” Poroshenko told a joint session of Congress.
Reid said Senate passage of the House CR is necessary to prevent another government shutdown.
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 Senate passed a bill Wednesday that aims to improve sunscreen protection.