The longest serving member of Congress reportedly has atrial fibrillation.
First lady Michelle Obama says her “Let’s Move” initiative is not about physical appearance.
She introduced the program in 2010 in an effort to help reduce the rate of childhood obesity.
The Senate is likely to confirm Dr. Vivek Murthy over Republicans' concerns.
The legislation would ban companies from marketing to children.
The Kentucky senator says Dr. Murthy has spent too much time "condemning gun owners."
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Tuesday that it’s “only fair” that Congress use war savings to increase veterans’ benefits.
“The United States is finally winding down more than a decade of war in Afghanistan,” Reid said on the Senate floor. “It is only fair that we use a small portion of those savings to invest in our returning veterans, who have given so much over the last 13 years to ensure our safety.”
Democrats on Capitol Hill pleaded with Obama to drop the proposal.
Seven Democrats say Walmart should follow CVS Caremark's lead.