$2,000 Checks Demanded By Trump Will Come Down To SenateFollowing the House's approval Monday of legislation to boost the direct payments to Americans from $600 to $2,000, all eyes are on the Republican-controlled Senate.
Trump Makes Multiple False Claims In First Campaign Rally Since Losing ElectionPresident Trump is appearing at a rally for Georgia Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue in an attempt to boost the candidates ahead of their runoff elections on Jan. 5.
Amy Coney Barrett Sworn In As Newest Supreme Court JusticeThe Senate confirmed Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court just days before Election Day.
Senate Judiciary Committee Begins Confirmation Hearings For SCOTUS Nominee Amy Coney BarrettThe Senate Judiciary Committee begins four days of hearings on Monday for President Trump's choice to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court.
Republicans, Democrats 'Attempting To Create Negotiations' For New Round Of Federal Stimulus ChecksMonday is the last day many unemployed Americans are receiving hundreds of extra dollars from the federal government. Negotiations to extend it continue on Capitol Hill.
Coronavirus Update: Senate Fails To Move Forward With Stimulus BillA procedural vote to move forward with the nearly $2 trillion economic stimulus package failed in the Senate on Sunday, sending lawmakers back to the negotiating table.
Coronavirus Update: Trump Approves Aid Package As U.S. Deaths Top 140President Trump signed into law a relief package passed by the House last week and approved by the Senate earlier Wednesday.
Senate Passes 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Extension, Bill Heads To President TrumpThe House approved the bill last week, but it vote stalled in the Senate when Republican senators Rand Paul and Mike Lee raised concerns about the cost and oversight.
Senate Breaks Until After Christmas With No Deal To End Government ShutdownSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Saturday shortly after 3 p.m. that the Senate will leave for the Christmas holiday, and return for a formal meeting Thursday, Dec. 26, at 4 p.m.
Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice BillThe Senate voted 87-12 to approve a bipartisan criminal justice bill supported by President Trump on Tuesday evening.
Nelson Concedes To Republican Scott In Florida Senate Race As Recount EndsSen. Bill Nelson conceded defeat to Republican Gov. Rick Scott in Florida's bitterly contested Senate race after final official results posted showed Scott ahead by more than 10,000 votes.