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Obstructor in Chief

President Obama says he wants to work with Congress: "I'm eager to work with the new Congress to make the next two years as productive as possible." Yet he's already vetoed one bipartisan bill this year and issued another 13 veto threats on bills designed to help ... Read More

Consideration of the Congressional Review Act on Ambush Elections

The Senate will convene at 9:30am.  Following any Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of S.J.Res.8, the Congressional Review Act on Ambush Elections, with two hours of debate, equally divided.  At approximately 11:30am the Senate is expect... Read More

Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) Delivers Weekly GOP Address On The President's Budget

In the Weekly Republican Address, U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio says President Obama failed to make the tough choices in his federal budget blueprint for fiscal year 2016, proposing $1 trillion in higher spending and $8.5 trillion in new debt. "Instead of proposing polices tha... Read More

RT @SenateMajLdr: If you're interested in jobs and infrastructure, approving the #KeystoneXL pipeline should be a no brainer.