House of Reps passes border bill
While the bill did pass the House, it has zero chance of ever becoming a law. Both Harry Reid and President Obama have publically voiced their disapproval for the bill. Reid has already adjourned the Senate until Sept. 8, and the president has promised ...
Heitkamp, Senate Pass Bipartisan Bill to Restore Trust in VA, Improve Rural Health Care Access
Recent problems at the VA have shown that we need to do better by our veterans ... surviving spouses of servicemembers who have died in the line of duty. The bill passed the Senate by a vote of 91-3 after passing the House on Wednesday.
Boehner strikes back: House sent 350 bills to do-nothing Senate
Facing charges from President Obama and Senate Democrats upset that Republican leaders are running a “do-nothing House,” Speaker John ... Said the speaker’s blog, “While more than 350 House-passed bills continue to stack up on Senator [Harry ...
The Senate has passed a VA reform bill
The Senate on Wednesday approved a bipartisan Department of Veterans Affairs reform bill, setting up the ... The Senate did just that by voting to waive his complaint. Immediately afterward, the Senate passed the bill, sending it back to the House.
Senate passes sweeping immigration legislation
"Today, the Senate did its job. It's now up to the House to do the ... That position may make it impossible to pass a comprehensive immigration bill in this Congress, a top priority of Obama. For months, leading Senate backers of the bill said they aimed ...