Republican senators Tim Scott (S.C.) and Ben Sasse (Neb.) have announced companion legislation to a House measure that would expand school choice for military families in an attempt to ease the strain of frequent relocations.
The Senate on Monday blocked a bill that would ban abortion after the mother reaches 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Congressional leaders will be keeping a close eye on a recently announced investigation by the Trump administration Justice Department into allegations the Obama administration quashed ongoing investigations into the Iranian-backed terror group Hezbollah in order to appease Tehran, according to conversations with lawmakers.
Sen. Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) on Monday slammed an American Bar Association (ABA) report that rated a former chief deputy attorney general for the state of Nebraska as “not qualified” for a federal judgeship.
Sen. Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) said the Alabama Senate race looks “crappy” during a podcast interview on Wednesday, describing Republican candidate Roy Moore as a product of “white backlash grievance” identity politics.
Democratic senators on Wednesday attacked federal judicial nominee Amy Coney Barrett, a professor at Notre Dame Law School, over her faith.
Sen. Ben Sasse (R., Neb.) on Thursday warned President Donald Trump to “forget about” considering a move to replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions while the Senate is in recess.