13 Republicans voted in favor of a motion instructing conferees to agree to Senate VA bill.
Sen. Robert Menendez is demanding information from the Pentagon about military options.
Sanders says House GOP not serious about negotiating over veterans bill.
“I would hope that we could, maybe all of us, cool down some,” McCain said.
Rep. Jeff Miller said the department’s numbers “simply cannot be trusted.”
Agents do not need “concrete facts” or “irrefutable evidence” that someone is a terrorist.
The Senate confirmed Madelyn Creedon to be the second highest ranking official at the National...
Senate Intel ranking member said the administration “did not really show that smoking gun."
"I’m sorry. I mean how feckless are they?" Corker asked.
Congress is running out of time to extend a program that helps our most severely injured veterans.
"I saw that clip, it wasn't clear to me what he was actually looking at," he responded.
The $1.6B sale of French Mistral carriers to Russia has sparked congressional anger.
The bill would provide funding for Israeli missile defense.
Senators expressed doubt that Iraq will emerge from its crisis capable of defeating ISIS.
Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall has extensive experience in nuclear weapons and nonproliferation.
Reid and McConnell will schedule the vote, which could come as early as today.
"It may have changed its name, but it is al Qaeda," said a State official.
“Clearly we’re running out of space here,” the Vermont senator said.
The panel unanimously backed Robert McDonald, sending his nomination to the full Senate.
The Foreign Affairs chairman said Iraq had called for strikes since August 2013.
Rep. Adam Smith said he will work to get the $225 million in funding approved.
The Pentagon and Congress have another tool at their disposal instead of layoffs.
The Senate should be ashamed, he said, if it can't agree on how to help veterans.
Obama nominee Robert McDonald is expected to sail to confirmation.