Kerry will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday.
“It’s not meant to be the definitive report,” said Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.).
Officials said the detainees were unanimously approved for transfer after a review.
Vice President Joe Biden says he "can only imagine" how Luke Somers' parents feels.
Intelligence officials are piecing together what happened that sabotaged the rescue attempt.
As many as 1,000 more than expected will be in the country early next year.
American journalist Luke Somers killed in failed Yemen rescue attempt.
Kerry's call comes days before lawmakers are preparing to release the report.
The measure would study building the museum on or near the National Mall.
A defense official said he did not want his presence to be a distraction.
Ashton Carter will be nominated to replace Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon.
"There's not a snowball's chance in Gila Bend, Ariz.," the senator says.
The U.S. has to transfer detainees held in a prison in Afghanistan.
“I commend the president for acting," Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) said.
Lawmakers set to use last days of lame duck to pass bill for veteran suicide prevention.
"As friends, we have an obligation to speak honestly," Vice President Biden said.
Pakistani military killed al Qaeda chief tied to a plan to bomb the New York City subway.
Defense experts predict Obama’s pick to lead the Pentagon will want to leave his own mark.
The DOJ says Mostafa Awwad offered to steal the USS Gerald Ford's schematics.
He said in a new interview that Congress won’t be able to completely eliminate sequestration.
A top human rights group is already calling for the nominee to shutter the facility.
Chuck Hagel skipped the ceremony, saying the day should be about Ashton Carter.
Air Force urged congressional staffers to pass a new government spending bill for 2015.
The Senate failed to pass a reform bill last month.