A group of private colleges blasted White House effort to tackle student loan debt.
The top U.S. diplomat told lawmakers he can "guarantee" applications are treated the same.
Two Republican bills would impose new limits on the president's executive powers.
Earlier Obama announced a plan to expand those eligible for overtime pay.
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The White House’s regulatory chief will appear before a Senate panel next week, as lawmakers take up consideration of proposals to reform the federal rule-making system.
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A bipartisan group of senators has filed a bill to ban states from conducting motorcycle-only police checkpoints on roads and highways.
Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), Joe Manchin (D-W. Va.), and Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) said the bill was crafted in response to a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) program that uses grants to encourage states to conduct additional checkpoints for motorcycle riders.
The lawmakers said the program, which has been in place since 2009, was discriminatory against motorcyclists.
“We could solve a whole hell of a lot of crimes,” the vice president said Wednesday.
His budget contains hundreds of millions of dollars to further regulatory initiatives.
The president's 2015 budget request calls for a host of steps to "prevent mass casualties."