Senate Democrats demanded the Department of Education protect students studying abroad.
Leading Republican says latest Ebola case underscores the threat to healthcare workers.
The senator blasted the Obama administration for not being more supportive of hydraulic fracturing.
Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) accused lawmakers of election-year pandering.
The senator demanded a Senate hearing on reports that immigrants were released despite having violent criminal backgrounds.
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) urged Congress to eliminate the congressional review process for all bills approved by the D.C. Council.
Alexander vowed to pass his bill ending “national school board” policies.
Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.) blasted the Obama administration in light of a report that undocumented immigrants with serious criminal histories had been released from custody.
The senator called on Congress to pass comprehensive tax reform to boost the economy.
House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) said the Ottawa shootings were a "reminder" of the threat of homegrown terrorism.