They are "two separate issues,” McConnell said.
The Foreign Relations Committee threatened to subpoena the administration over Malaysia's upgrade.
The measure would increase the gas tax by 16 cents over the next four years.
Any bipartisan deal, however, would be difficult for a revenue-hungry Congress to pass up.
But Republicans and Democrats disagree on whether the groups were intentionally targeted.
More than a quarter want the former first lady to be on the new currency.
The regulations require disclosure of the pay gap between top execs and average workers.
There is optimism around the labor market’s steady expansion, however.
The majority leader vowed there would not be a shutdown on his watch.
"I'm not sure we need half a billion dollars for women's health issues," he said.
The committee needs one more closed-door meeting to sign off on the report, the panel's chairman...
Shire wants to buy the newly spun-off Baxalta in the latest potential deal with tax implications.
The tactic allows the Senate GOP to pass bills with a simple majority instead of 60 votes.
The mortgage giant has paid $142.5 billion in dividends since the financial crisis.
Claims remain near record-low levels, reflecting a healthy labor market.
The GOP leader added the report shows the IRS's "seething contempt" for conservative groups.
NASA warns Congress must provide more funding or reliance on Russia will increase.
The men allegedly back the Nusra Front in Syria.
Production, new orders and hiring all showed solid increases.
The Joint Committee on Taxation released its first dynamic score of new tax cut legislation on...
A Senate bill would have increased the amount that Amtrak can be sued for by as much as $95 million...
Gallup's Economic Confidence Index slid down to -12.
He said finishing the Trans-Pacific Partnership is crucial.
Prices rose 6.5 percent in June over the past year, while home values increased 1.7 percent in June...