The Keystone pipeline and immigration will loom over the lame-duck session's second week.
Acting Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy will appear before the House Judiciary Committee next week in light of recent agency mishaps.
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing on how to combat ISIS.
A group of 30 senators wrote to leadership asking for monthly bipartisan luncheons.
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) on Friday used posters of crucifixions to highlight a floor speech about the persecution of Christians in the Middle East.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced a bill that aims to help Hong Kong’s democracy.
Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.) says he plans to vote for Boehner on the floor in January.
House majority leader said goal is for House to adjourn after passing a spending bill.
Passage of the bill sets the stage for a showdown in the Senate next week.
The senator criticized the administration’s new requirements for states to receive education waivers.