Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) introduced a bill that forces the Department of Transportation to “buy American.”
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) called for more scrutiny over major contact lens makers decision to set price minimums for their products.
Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) called on the Senate to pass his bill that aims to protect children from sexual predators within schools.
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) was the last senator in town on Tuesday, in order to deliver a speech pleading with President Obama not to issue more executive orders on immigration policy.
Both the House and Senate can officially adjourn until Sept. 8.
Sens. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and James Risch (R-Idaho) blamed President Obama’s executive actions for the influx of child immigrants being detained along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday to approve Ohio’s application for federal funds to improve water facilities.
Walsh's bill would direct Energy Department to approve building of at least 10 facilities.
Graham and Menendez introduced a resolution to reaffirm Israel’s right to defend itself.
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) condemned House Republicans for their votes “against family values.”