Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) said Democrats' claims that there is a tax loophole for U.S. businesses that ship jobs overseas are false.
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The Senate confirmed Madelyn Creedon to be the second highest ranking official at the National...
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A proposal to end the tax will be voted on as an amendment to a highway bill.
The Senate voted to confirm Andrew Schapiro to be U.S. ambassador to the Czech Republic.
The Senate voted 93-7 on Wednesday to advance a bill that would end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said President Obama needed to convince his own party to agree to immigration reforms in order to deal with the influx of child immigrants.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said if Walgreens decided to move its headquarters to Switzerland it would be the definition of “exploitation.”
Reid announces a deal with Republicans on amendments to the transportation bill.
The Senate starts at 9:30 a.m. and will hold a procedural vote at 11 a.m. on a bill that would end tax breaks for companies that send jobs overseas, while the House will consider bills to fight human trafficking.
Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) said the administration’s current process allows undocumented child immigrants to “disappear into our country.”