Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) on Tuesday argued that illegal immigrants are causing income inequality in the U.S.
The bipartisan measure aims to preserve federal lands for hunting, fishing and shooting.
Laura Barron-Lopez 07/09/14 12:46 PM EDT
The House bill includes measures limiting enforcement of EPA regs.
The Senate voted 71-26 for his nomination as secretary of Housing and Urban Development.
The Speaker said a "really solid bill" would help pay for the shortfall through early 2015.
Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said he wants a debate on gun control reform to be included in Senate consideration of a bipartisan sportsmen’s bill.
Cristina Marcos 07/09/14 10:55 AM EDT
"I disagree," Boehner says in response to talk of impeaching Obama.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) called on President Obama to visit Coal Country to hear from miners who will be affected by a regulation aimed at reducing carbon emissions.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) compared Republican House Leader’s vote to sue President Obama to a baseball manager kicking dirt at the umpire.
The House will vote on the Workforce Investment Act, which authorizes federal job training programs, and clear the measure for the president's signature.