The Environmental Protection Agency blamed the delay on its consultations with the Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service
Financial trade groups are pushing back against a growing call to bar banks from actually owning physical commodities.
Friday's edition of the Federal Register contains new rules for the maintenance of mechanical power presses, government-sponsored legal assistance, hunting and national parks.
The new $15 million program will help state and local governments expand solar energy use.
Sen. John Cornyn warned against an executive order requiring the technology.
Rep. Steve Stockman aims to dock federal funding to states with gun registries.
Senate Democrats are urging the Federal Reserve to prohibit banks from investing in physical commodities like oil, gas and metals, because of the risks it poses to the U.S. financial system.
Nearly 10,000 schools across the country are located within a mile of a chemical facility, according to a watchdog group that is pushing new regulations.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) called Wednesday for a bankruptcy court to reject a General Motors motion to throw out lawsuits over its recalled vehicles that were filed before its 2009 restructuring.
GM is reportedly seeking protection from lawsuits filed between 2004 and 2010.
Senators cited concerns about "startlingly" high rates of salmonella and campylobacter.