Rep. Randy Weber (R-Texas) has reintroduced legislation to withhold foreign aid to Latin American nations over illegal immigration.
Republicans applauded as Mitch McConnell announced the "milestone" on amendments.
The border security measure will be the week's main attraction in the House.
CREW alleges Gohmert improperly used campaign funds for a trip to England.
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The bill would prohibit taxpayer funding for abortions.
"This is a fight that's not over," said Majority Whip Steve Scalise.
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Mitch McConnell said votes on the pipeline could also stretch into Thursday evening.
The House will consider a bill to restrict federal funding for abortions, while the Senate continues debate on Keystone.
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Democrats say paid sick leave, nearly universal among industrial countries, is a no-brainer.
House Republicans to vote on alternative measure that prohibits federal funds for abortions.