In White House speech, president declares, "It's time for a new approach."
Rajiv Shah has also been at the forefront of the overseas response to Ebola.
Groups are jockeying to influence the likely presidential candidate.
The lawsuit alleges that Rep. Farenthold made inappropriate, sexual remarks.
"People are concerned about ... how these cases are reviewed," said the panel chief.
Staunch Clinton supporters say she likely would back imperfect spending bill.
Cruz defended his efforts to delay vote on $1.1 trillion spending bill.
Republicans are poised to add to their numbers on several panels.
The ads are airing in the home districts of Boehner, McCarthy and Scalise.
Her power is on the rise, thrilling supporters in the Democratic Party.
"Elizabeth Warren is constructive. She’s not like Ted Cruz," Schumer said.
Senate Democrats advanced 24 more of President Obama’s nominations.
The Kentucky Republican's proposal is companion legislation to a House bill passed last week.
The Senate approved a four-day funding extension by voice vote on Saturday.
Rep. Jim Moran said Sen. Elizabeth Warren nearly derailed the $1.1 trillion omnibus package.
Sen. Tim Scott says upper chamber will focus on ObamaCare changes and Keystone approval.
Hours before looming shutdown, Speaker Boehner and Nancy Pelosi were on the phone.
Josh Earnest said Obama and Pelosi have a "good working relationship."
The Senate's agenda remains packed as lawmakers look to leave town.