The dust-up is the latest round in a protracted private-sector brawl.
The Senate is pushing a long-term bill.
The House is balking at a multi-year Senate highway bill.
House GOP leader urges Senate to take up short-term House-passed bill.
The senators' proposal would effectively limit the bill to three years.
The improperly handled recalls affected 11 millions autos, officials say.
The clock is ticking to renew highway funding before lawmakers leave for the August recess.
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) offered the measure.
“With the DRIVE Act, we can rebuild Eisenhower’s vision," Jim Inhofe said.
Consumers reported high air prices after the May Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
She faces conflicting pressures when it comes to "on-demand" workers.
Opposition to the Senate's highway bill is growing on the other side of the Capitol.
The move brings the Senate one step closer to a showdown with the House.
Biden says Christie should have talked to Cuomo about tunnels.
The House has warned it will not take up the Senate bill.
Lawmakers are up against a Friday deadline for renewing road funding.
Lawmakers have one week to renew federal road funding.
Senators could vote Monday on attaching the Export-Import Bank to the highway bill.
Cruz wants to prevent Obama from lifting some sanctions against Iran.
Agencies and lawmakers are suddenly rushing to protect vehicles from cyberattacks.
The Transportation secretary stopped short of opposing the measure.
In a 51-26 vote, Senate agrees to begin debate.
Democrats have decried a series of regulatory changes.
The California Democrat said she is working to lock down more votes.