Banking Bill Advances In Senate, Highlights Democratic DivideMajor banking reform legislation that sharply divides Democrats advanced Tuesday in the Senate.
Senate Leaders Agree On Plan To Reopen GovernmentSenate leaders reached an agreement Monday morning to reopen the government.
Senate To Vote On GOP Tax Bill; House To Revote WednesdayThe bill passed along sharp partisan lines, 227 - 203, with 12 House GOP members opposing the legislation, and no Democrats voting for it.
Trump, Corker Engage In War Of Words Ahead Of Senate LunchIn a remarkable Republican war of words, Sen. Bob Corker declared Tuesday that President Donald Trump is "utterly untruthful" and debases the nation, then the president fired back that the two-term lawmaker "couldn't get elected dog catcher."
Senate Approves Measure Condemning White NationalistsThe Senate has approved a resolution condemning white supremacists, neo-Nazis and other hate groups following a white-nationalist rally in Virginia that descended into deadly violence.
State May Require Students To Pass Citizens Test To Get DiplomaOregon may soon pass a bill that'd require its public high school students pass a 100 question citizenship test to receive their diploma.
Senate Majority Leader To Offer Bill Allowing Tesla To Sell Cars To ConsumersThe majority leader of the Connecticut Senate says he'll introduce legislation that would allow electric vehicle manufacturers, including Tesla Motors, to sell cars directly to consumers.
Bennet Optimistic After Senate Passes His Education BillThe Senate has passed the most sweeping education reform since No Child Left Behind in 2001, and one of Colorado's senators is leading the charge.
Republicans Clinch Control Of SenateRepublicans have seized control of the Senate for the first time in eight years.
Sen. Mark Udall's Hopes Hinge On Ground GameSen. Mark Udall's hopes of keeping his job hinge on Colorado Democrats' ability to turn out voters.
Gardner Calls For Over-The-Counter Access to Birth Control PillsRepublican Senate candidate Cory Gardner made the suggestion after being criticized by Democrats on women's rights.
Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective SwitchMembers of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.