Sen. Marco Rubio was dismissed from jury duty in Florida on Wednesday.
Bill is culmination of GOP frustration with Obama's use of executive branch discretion.
The House on Wednesday advanced two pieces of legislation that are meant to put more pressure on the Obama administration to enforce laws passed by Congress, and not waiver portions it wants to waive for political or other reasons.
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) marked the 102nd anniversary of Girl Scouts of America on the Senate floor Wednesday.
“Do I look like a little Girl Scout here today?” Mikulski asked the presiding senator, Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.). “I feel like a little Girl Scout.”
Savings from delaying ObamaCare penalties for individuals would go toward "doc fix."
The Senate confirmed Sarah Bloom Raskin to be a Deputy Secretary of the Treasury by voice-vote Wednesday.
Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) on Wednesday called on members of the House to support a bill to permanently extend a tax credit for teachers, in order to help reimburse them for school supplies they buy with their own money.
The Senate voted 98-0 to confirm Carolyn McHugh to be a U.S. circuit judge for the 10th Circuit.
McConnell said Democrats put good intentions ahead of getting “a good outcome.”
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Wednesday that he hopes the Senate completes work on a child care bill this week.
Later Wednesday, the Senate will begin consideration of S. 1086, the Child Care & Development Block Grant (CCDBG) reauthorization. It's unclear if amendments will be allowed.