The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress which, along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprises the legislature of the United States. The Senate chamber is located in the north wing of the Capitol Building, in Washington, D.C.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke to the media after the Republican Party caucus lunch. According to Reuters, the meeting took place at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. McConnell spoke..
Beto O'Rourke fundraising fell to $3.6 million in second quarter. That's a startlingly small sum for a candidate whose presidential campaign once appeared unstoppable. O'Rourke raised massive amounts..
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to permanently compensate first responders to the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center who have been suffering from cancers..
Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer told fellow lawmakers Tuesday that Labor secretary Alex Acosta should resign for his role in the controversial plea deal he struck with millionaire Jeffrey Epstein..
According to Politico, GOP Senator Lindsey Graham has some advice for Joe Biden. Graham thinks Biden needs to "up his game" after underperforming at last week's Democratic presidential debate. Graham..
Senator Kamala Harris clashed with former Vice President Joe Biden over issues of race relations and inequality in the U.S. during a second debate, hosted by NBC News, between democratic candidates for..
Groups of farmers, loggers and truckers rallied outside the Oregon Capitol building in Salem on Thursday in support of Republican senators who walked out of the Senate last week, to prevent a vote on..
Democratic Representative Henry Cuellar said on Thursday the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote Thursday on a Senate-passed border aid bill without any amendments. According to Reuters,..
Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday said it's not "a game" for migrants fleeing "horrifying" situations and defended her decision to dismiss the Senate's aid measure, saying..
Reuters reports the U.S. Senate on Wednesday approved a $4.6 billion bill to address the increase in migrants crossing the US-Mexico border. On May 1st, Trump requested funding for programs that house,..
According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, the US Senate approved a bill that would grant 4.6 billion dollars for border aid in an attempt to stem illegal migration across the country's southern..
Another 9/11 first responder, former New York City firefighter Kevin Nolan, has died as families push for Congress to renew funding for the victims' compensation fund. CBSN New York's Jessica Layton.. CBS News - Published
Despite the partisan divisions in Washington, we found one man working in Congress who has the support of both Republicans and Democrats. Bertie Bowman started working on Capitol Hill during WWII and.. CBS News - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would investigate whether Alphabet Inc's Google supports the Chinese government, following accusations that a company official refuted.. Reuters - Published
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump is "not a racist" after Trump tweeted over the weekend that four congresswomen of color should return to their native countries. All.. USATODAY.com - Published Also reported by •CBS News
U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday public debate should be on ideas, not personal attacks, in his first public remarks on a controversy touched off by President Donald.. Reuters - Published
Steve Bullock, John Hickenlooper and Beto O’Rourke bids for the White House have failed to gain steam. They are still seen by party leaders as strong candidates to take on incumbent Senate.. USATODAY.com - Published