The Senate will plow through its highway bill despite the House passing its own version.
Rep. Jim Himes (D-Conn.) calls New Jersey governor's comments "vile."
Virginia Sen. Mark Warner called the flight in his state a "landmark moment."
Rep. John Delaney said taxing overseas corporate profits would be a better road funding source.
An amendment to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank is likely to accompany any bill.
The majority leader warned senators to pass a clean transportation extension.
The House passed an $8 billion extension that lasts until December.
The procedural vote will set up senators to start their work on the legislation.
Sen. James Inhofe downplayed any conflict between the House and the Senate.
The measure would extend federal road spending until December.
“I'm willing to use any and all procedural tools to stop this corporate welfare," Cruz said.
"It will not survive the Senate" in its current form, Reid says.
Sen. Rand Paul is vowing to force a vote to defund Planned Parenthood.
Officials said 35,000 gallons of oil leaked from a derailed train in Montana on Thursday night
The LIUNA union is pressing for a longer round of road spending.
Approaches proposed by both the House and Senate have drawn criticism.
The minority leader said lawmakers should have passed a long-term transportation bill.
Senators have toyed with the idea of including an extension of the Export-Import Bank.
Lawmakers marked up a host of regulatory changes that will be added to a broader transportation...
It's part of a unique "bug-bounty" program for the airline.
"We're both going at it as best we can, and then ultimately we've got to resolve it," said Sen....
Lawmakers are scheduled to vote on an $8 billion temporary extension offered by the GOP.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer said lawmakers should be focused on increasing the gas tax.
The president will sign an $8 billion extension the House is voting on Wednesday.