Rep. Joaquin Castro's (D-Texas) amendment fell short on a 182-243 vote.
Whitehouse said you can believe the Navy, NASA or "senator with the snowball."
Timothy Cama 02/26/15 04:37 PM EST
"It’s just from outside here. So it’s very, very cold out," the climate change skeptic said.
Sens. John Cornyn (R-Texas) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) said the debate isn't just about immigration, but upholding the Constitution.
The House is working through amendments to the GOP No Child Left Behind replacement.
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said "now the ball is in the court of the Republicans in the House."
Mike Lillis 02/26/15 02:28 PM EST
House Republicans are considering a stopgap bill to keep Homeland Security funded.
Sen. Marco Rubio said "the barbaric murders" of the hostages cannot go "unanswered."
The unanimous consent requests failed to advance on the floor.
The New Hampshire Democrat suggested that letting the department shut down would send the wrong message to terrorist groups and criminal organizations.