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Immigration Bill Delayed, Likely Not Ready Until Next Week

Immigration Bill Delayed, Likely Not Ready Until Next Week

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Wednesday’s expected Senate briefing on the Gang of Eight immigration bill was postponed.Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was scheduled to explain the nearly finished proposal, but senators coming out of the closed-…

Senate Aims to Pass Six-Month Stopgap Bill to Fund Government

Senate Aims to Pass Six-Month Stopgap Bill to Fund Government

Comstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — This week, the Senate will attempt to stave off a government shutdown by working to pass a continuing resolution in order to keep the government funded.The continuing resolution, known in Washington shorthand as the C…

Senate Leaders Agree: US Should Keep Timetable for Afghanistan Withdrawal

Senate Leaders Agree: US Should Keep Timetable for Afghanistan Withdrawal

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Democratic and Republican leaders of the Senate both said Tuesday they don’t believe the shooting rampage this weekend in Kandahar should affect the timetable for withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanista…

Senators Introduce Syrian Resolution to Aid, Not Arm, Opposition

Senators Introduce Syrian Resolution to Aid, Not Arm, Opposition

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Senators Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a resolution Friday calling for the departure of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and calling on the Obama administration to start providing “sub…

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