The Senate confirmed the nominations of several U.S. ambassadors on Wednesday.
Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) wants the league to suspend any accused abusers.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said he doesn’t trust the Syrian rebels.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) called for a vote on the House energy package.
Reid congratulated the Washington Nationals for winning the East Division to make it to the World Series playoffs.
The House will debate the remaining three hours for the amendment to the continuing resolution (CR) to arm Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
The House late Tuesday passed a bill to prevent people from using welfare benefit cards at stores that sell marijuana.
The House late Tuesday passed legislation to highlight congressional committees' investigations of the Internal Revenue Service for its alleged targeting of conservative nonprofits applying for tax-exempt status.
The House on Tuesday evening cleared legislation to increase compensation benefits for veterans with disabilities.
The Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would require the federal government to buy only U.S. flags entirely made in America.