The Senate held a pro forma session on Wednesday to save dozens of pending nominations.
Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) said that the deportations of criminals inadvertently facilitated the expansion of gangs and drug cartels in Central America.
Ex-House members swept into office during 2010 GOP wave try to make a comeback in 2014.
Former Rep. Giffords's gun control group is running an ad against GOP House candidate David Young.
Rep. Tom Rooney (R-Fla.) requested data from the Obama administration to support its argument against imposing a travel ban against countries in West Africa afflicted by the Ebola outbreak.
Roberts blasted the president’s handling of the Ebola crisis.
House Republicans' campaign arm cites Rep. Rick Nolan's (D-Minn.) vote against a bill to prevent the Obama administration from giving states waivers for welfare work requirements.
The senator called for an increase in the federal minimum wage.
The latest ad features a domestic violence counselor condemning Cotton's vote against the reauthorization.
The senator urged schools to end partnerships with “big tobacco” in anti-smoking campaigns.