The House will be in session Friday instead of embarking upon its August recess.
House Republican leaders are scrambling to put together 218 votes to pass legislation responding to the border crisis on Friday.
Members of the GOP whip team hosted small meetings with rank-and-file members Thursday night as they sought to...
The Senate passed a bill Thursday night that reauthorizes federal support for autism programs.
The Senate voted to advance President Obama's nominee to the Eleventh Circuit Court.
The Senate voted 81-13 for a $10.9 billion bill to fund highway projects through May 2015.
The Senate easily adopted a $17 billion overhaul of the VA.
Senate Republicans blocked a $2.7 billion border spending bill Thursday in a 50-44 vote.
Cristina Marcos 07/31/14 06:46 PM EDT
The House will stay in Washington to try to pass a border bill.
Votes on border legislation, highway funding and reforming the VA are expected.
Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) had an “emotional” exchange on the Senate floor Thursday evening, as the Senate tried to finish business before leaving for the August recess.