The Senate needed 60 votes to overcome a procedural hurdle on proceeding to the bill.
The former CIA chief testified in front of Congress for the first time in three years.
A group of Democratic senators is calling on the Defense and Education departments to make sure U.S...
The Iowa Republican suggested there was a "discrepancy."
Sen. Jeff Sessions wants countries in the region to accept more refugees instead.
A report said U.S. soldiers have been told not to intervene.
Jordan’s location makes having drones necessary Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) writes.
The program is under scrutiny after a general said "four or five" fighters were in Syria.
Lawmakers are slogging away on a compromise defense policy bill.
Gay rights groups heralded the news and urged Congress to confirm him swiftly.
Rep. Michael McCaul would like to increase Congress's role in responding to the refugee crisis.
"Just as with any legal instrument, signing matters," said Rep. Mike Pompeo.
"We are not where we should be at this point," said the former CIA director.
The Justice Department has had an “inconsistent” reaction to the report, the group said.
The second group of rebels entered "successfully," U.S. Central Command said.
"It's not just the right thing to do, it's the right thing for our military."
A spokesman said there is nothing to preclude service members from reporting abuse.
Senators want Kerry to make Yazidis and Christians in Iraq eligible for refugee assistance.
Rep. John Kline is concerned that the military is "withholding information."
The move could spark fears of critics that the Iran deal makes it easy to cheat.
The issue is pitting the Marine Corps against its own service secretary.
“Our people respect the American people," Hassan Rouhani said.
Russia is poised to begin air operations against ISIS in Syrian airspace.
Grassley wants to know how State handled allegations against a former diplomat.