Rep. Ken Calvert (R-Calif.) has introduced a bill that would amend a 2008 trafficking law that has allowed child migrants from non-contiguous countries to stay in the U.S. longer.
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) told governors to stand up to President Obama and “end the trend toward a national school board.”
Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) called on the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) to change its rule prohibiting gay men from donating blood.
The Senate will convene but hold no roll call votes, while the House will vote on several bills under suspension of the rules and begin debate of the fiscal 2015 Financial Services appropriations bill.
The two issues will dominate the week's agenda.
Major bills to clear Congress are nearly all "must-pass" measures or reauthorizations.
Their reputation as the “do-nothing Congress” is well-deserved.
GOP lawmakers will only support a “more targeted approach,” the Texas Republican said.
There's a new trend on Capitol Hill: Contentious hearings in prime time.
The House Rules Committee will hold a hearing next Wednesday on the GOP lawsuit against President Obama in what is sure to be a media zoo.