Their bill would ensure retroactive pay for Homeland Security employees.
Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at helping end global slavery.
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) on Tuesday slammed Republicans for the current budget crisis facing the Department of Homeland Security, arguing they are throwing a “hissy fight.”
“This is a self-inflicted crisis made up by the Republicans....
"The fact remains we're four very short days away" from a shutdown, he said.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Tuesday morning called on President Obama to sign the Keystone XL pipeline bill, probably for the last time before Obama's expected veto.
McConnell said on the Senate floor that...
The House will vote on suspensions, while the Senate currently only has lunch on the schedule.
McConnell is splitting the fight over immigration from Homeland Security funding.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blasted Democrats for refusing to allow debate.
Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wy.) is calling Democrats' filibuster of a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security is an effort to protect the Obama administration.
"It's time for Democrats to stop defending the president and the White...
The Senate Judiciary Committee is slated to vote on Loretta Lynch's nomination on Thursday.