Senate Energy Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) urged senators to file amendments as soon as possible.
Alexander Bolton 01/16/15 10:16 AM EST
State of the Union goals should have a chance of passing Congress, says McConnell.
Martin Matishak 01/15/15 01:12 PM EST
Rep. Grace Meng said it's "unconscionable" that some veterans aren't compensated.
Rebecca Shabad 01/13/15 12:39 PM EST
Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle say it's time to move away from a one-year process.
Alexander Bolton 01/13/15 10:59 AM EST
The Senate majority leader wants to break Democratic opposition.
Laura Barron-Lopez 01/12/15 06:58 PM EST
The bill cleared a procedural hurdle, setting the stage for debate.
The Senate will now recess Wednesday and Thursday but reconvene Friday.
The GOP leader said the Senate will take up the legislation on Monday.
The Senate majority leader broke his word twice, Minority Leader Harry Reid's office says.
Kevin Cirilli 01/08/15 02:39 PM EST
The measure now heads to the president’s desk.