The senators say closing a loophole would help protect veterans and federal money.
Sens. Mark Kirk and Robert Menendez are seeking a 10-year extension of a sanctions bill.
Rep. Brian Babin is calling his bill the SCOTUScare Act.
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The House leader says Democrats will now battle for public opinion.
G.K. Butterfield called for "legislation that will curtail similar incidences in the future."
The proposal would restore a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.
“This week's votes represent a much-needed win for hardworking American families,” he says.
The presidential candidate suggests his legislation is the latest step against wealth inequality.
Just two weeks ago, Democrats opposed TAA to stop the fast-track bill.
The Republican said the chief justice wrote a "clever" opinion upholding ObamaCare provision.