The House will vote on legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
Rep.-elect Mimi Walters (R-Calif.) will be the 2014 freshman class representative to leadership.
House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) introduced legislation that would establish an independent panel to review the Secret Service.
The minority leader chided Democrats for delaying construction of the pipeline for six years.
The senators demanded Thursday that Congress "weigh in" on nuclear negotiations with Iran.
The Senate voted 96-1 to end debate on the motion to concur on the House amendment to S. 1086.
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The bill elminates a loophole that allowed war criminals to collect Social Security.
The Senate confirmed two of President Obama’s judicial nominations on Thursday.
He cited Obama's "apparent decision to move ahead on immigration with executive orders."
“I’m the senator who came to this floor,” Landrieu said.