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.
Gov’t Shutdown Day 12: President Trump, Congressional Leaders To Meet On Border SecurityHouse and Senate leaders are expected at the White House for a briefing on border security Wednesday. This comes as the partial government shutdown enters day 12, and Democrats are getting ready to take control of the House.
Kavanaugh Confirmation All But Certain After Long, Bitter FightThe Senate has approved Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to advance to a final vote regarding the Supreme Court.
Kavanaugh Says He 'Might Have Been Too Emotional' During Testimony Addressing AllegationsThe 53-year-old judge said in an op-ed that he knows his "tone was sharp, and I said a few things I should not have said" during testimony last week to the Judiciary Committee.
Senate To Begin Debating Fate Of Dreamers & WallRepublicans say they'll use the president's proposal as their starting point.
President Trump Signs Budget Deal, Ending Government ShutdownThe House approved the legislation in a 240-186 vote after the package was approved by the Senate early Friday morning.