Chairman Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said mining companies will no longer be allowed to dodge royalty payments.
“Too many Americans have been lost to opioid overdose,” the senators wrote.
Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) said that anyone blaming the deaths of two New York City police officers over the weekend on Mayor Bill de Blasio is causing "more discord and strife."
Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) asked Secretary of State John Kerry to help jailed journalist Jason Rezaian.
Rep. Brad Sherman said a screening would educate members of Congress.
Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.) said she'll ask the Justice Department to conduct its own probe after a Milwaukee police officer wasn't charged in a shooting.
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said Congress should do more to prevent the use of synthetic drugs.
Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) has introduced a resolution commemorating the 100th anniversary of the World War I Christmas truce.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) vowed to fight attempts to “water down” financial protection laws.
Members of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus urged the Department of Homeland Security to adopt a uniform racial profiling policy.