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 Walgreen’s announcement that it will move its headquarters to Switzerland was 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.
Cristina Marcos 07/22/14 08:40 PM EDT
Sources cautioned that no final decision has been made.
The House on Tuesday passed legislation to impose further sanctions extremist group Hezbollah's foreign assets.
The bill, which would authorize funding to study critical minerals, fell just nine votes short to pass.
Martin Matishak 07/22/14 05:20 PM EDT
The Senate should be ashamed, he said, if it can't agree on how to help veterans.
Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) said the administration’s current process allows undocumented child immigrants to “disappear into our country.”
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) called on the Senate to restore regular order and fight “encroachments” from the executive branch.