Carol Glover died in last week's accident at the L'Enfant Plaza Metro Station.
Martin Matishak 01/21/15 01:20 PM EST
The bill nearly became law in the last Congress but final passage was blocked.
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) said trade deals unfairly impact racial minorities in the U.S.
“My biggest opposition right now is actually Republicans,” he says.
Alexander Bolton 01/21/15 10:43 AM EST
McConnell said he was heartened by comments on cybersecurity and trade.
The House will consider legislation to expedite approval of natural gas pipeline applications, while the Senate will continue debating a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
Rep. Steve King objected to Obama inviting an illegal immigrant to the SOTU.
Laura Barron-Lopez 01/20/15 05:56 PM EST
Two Democratic amendments to the pipeline bill went down to defeat.
Some lawmakers want a chance to shake Obama's hand on national television.
The gesture is expected to come during an applause break in Obama's speech.