The senator said Obama’s nomination of Anthony Blinken endangers U.S. military service members.
Lawmaker suggests support of legalization tells children it's acceptable to use the drug.
Sarah Saldaña will be tasked with providing worker visas to illegal immigrants.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee chair demanded Turkey withdraw from Cyprus waters.
Kristina Wong 12/16/14 11:23 AM EST
The Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2014 heads to the White House.
11 of the 18 Republicans who voted against the $1.1 trillion government-funding bill are up for reelection in 2016.
The Senate confirmed two of President Obama’s executive nominees on Tuesday — 20 more to go.
The Senate starts at 10 a.m. and will continue to work through the nearly two dozen nominations.
The Senate passed a bill Monday that aims to fire federal employees who falsify background checks.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) blocked the Senate from passing the the Clay Hunt SAV Act.