Senate Democrats Charge Forward With Debate On Voting Rights Legislation Despite Expected FailureSenators returned to the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday to charge ahead with consideration of voting rights legislation.
Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly Tests Positive For COVID-19 After Appearing At Senate Committee HearingAn airline executive who argued for lifting the onboard mask mandate at a Senate hearing Wednesday has tested positive for COVID-19.
Biden Signs Government Funding Bill To Prevent ShutdownThe stopgap measure, known as a continuing resolution, passed the Senate in a bipartisan vote of 65 to 35, overcoming the 60-vote threshold needed for approval.
Senate Passes $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill In Strong Bipartisan VoteThe Senate voted to approve a roughly $1 trillion bill to revamp the nation's infrastructure on Tuesday.
Senate Rejects GOP Motion To Declare Trump Impeachment Trial UnconstitutionalSenators were sworn in as jurors on Tuesday in the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump for inciting an insurrection, with proceedings scheduled to get underway in two weeks.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Becomes Majority Leader As Democrats Gain Senate ControlHe's both the first Jewish person to hold this rank, as well as the first from New York.
Live Updates: Senate Expected To Confirm Amy Coney Barrett To Supreme CourtIn a rare weekend session, Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly to advance Barrett's nomination.
Live Updates: Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court NominationThe decision clears the way for a full Senate vote in the week before the Nov. 3 presidential election.
New York State, City Offering Unemployment Help As Federal Benefits Set To ExpireDe Blasio spoke about the $600 weekly unemployment benefit that is set to expire Friday, and criticized the Senate majority for blocking a stimulus bill that he believes is desperately needed.
White House, Senate Republicans Inch Closer To Coronavirus Relief ProposalTreasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced Thursday that the White House and Senate Republicans have reached a "fundamental agreement" on their opening offer, CBS News reports.
Watch Live: Dr. Anthony Fauci Testifies Before Congress About Coronavirus ResponseThe nation's leading infectious diseases expert, will testify before a Senate committee Tuesday, CBS News reports.
Coronavirus Update: Senate Passes $2 Trillion Stimulus PackageThe Senate on Wednesday passed a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package. The bill passed by a vote of 96 - 0.
Coronavirus Update: Senate Reaches Agreement On $2 Trillion Aid DealThe unprecedented package would provide direct payments to most Americans, expand jobless benefits, provide $367 billion to small businesses, and assist state and local governments, CBS News reports.
Senate Acquits Trump On Impeachment ChargesThe Senate voted on Wednesday to acquit President Donald J. Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
House Delivers Impeachment Articles To Senate, Setting Stage For Historic TrialThe House of Representatives formally delivered two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate on Wednesday.