Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid
Competing legislation would curb gambling websites.
Democratic senators clocked an all-nighter, working in shifts into Tuesday morning to warn of devastation from climate change and the danger of inaction.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid pulled back the reins Tuesday on pushing for military action against Syria, saying international diplomatic efforts should be given a chance to try to avert a military strike by the United States.
Three additional suspects were arrested Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombings investigation.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid suggested yesterday that a link between an explosion in Hawthorne, NV that killed seven Marines was caused by the sequester’s cuts into military training and maintenance.
Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada distanced himself Wednesday from fellow Republican Mitt Romney’s comments that 47 percent of Americans are dependent on the government.
The U.S. Senate may vote as early as today on a House measure extending tax cuts that are expiring at year’s end for family incomes up to 250-thousand dollars.