Senate Poised To Pass $700 Billion Defense Policy Bill The Senate is poised to pass a defense policy bill that recommends billions of dollars more in military spending than President Donald Trump requested.
Trump Making Last-Ditch Effort After Health Bill CollapsePresident Donald Trump says it's probably time to "just let Obamacare fail" after the latest humiliating heath bill collapse in the Senate.
Senate GOP Delay Health Care Vote, Trump Says It's 'OK' If It Doesn't Pass Senate Republican leaders have abruptly delayed the vote on their health care bill until after the July 4th recess.
Senate Set To Confirm Sonny Perdue As Agriculture SecretaryAfter months of delay, the Senate is expected to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary.
No Child Left Behind Law Up For Makeover In SenateThe Senate is set to vote Wednesday on legislation to rewrite the landmark 2002 No Child Left Behind law.
Senators Ask NCAA To Better Protect AthletesA U.S. Senate committee wants the NCAA to start providing college athletes with greater protections from 'exploitative practices' on campuses.
Ted Cruz Among Those Delaying Votes On Spending Bill Ted Cruz and Mike Lee are the odd men out in the Senate — to both Republicans and Democrats. The GOP's frustration with the tea party conservatives was on full display Thursday.
Reid "Bully" Remark Of Ted Cruz Draws Call For ApologyReid made the remark about Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday after the Texan objected when Democrats sought formal negotiations with the House on a budget compromise.
Texas Senators Visit West DevastationTexas Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz toured the devastation in West Friday. They declined to speculate on what regulatory changes might be needed in the wake of the deadly blast in order to prevent future tragedies.
Fiscal Cliff Deadline Nears: No Deal YetA Capitol Hill deal to avert the "fiscal cliff" was proving elusive Sunday as a deadline to avert tax hikes on virtually every American worker and block sweeping spending cuts set to strike the Pentagon and other federal agencies grew perilously near.
Senate Dems Divided Over Cuts To Benefit ProgramsSenate Democrats are deeply divided over whether cuts to popular benefit programs like Medicare and Medicaid should be part of a plan to address the nation's financial problems.
Cruz: If Obama Changes, I'll Work With HimNew U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Of Texas says he'll work with President Barack Obama if he's re-elected -- but only if Obama changes his ways.