Indiana Senator Questions The Wrong Witness At The Wrong HearingSen. Dan Coats, R-Ind., prepared multiple questions from the Indiana delegation and a bit of sarcasm at the prompt reply he’d received at a congressional hearing on Wednesday –but he was at the wrong hearing, speaking to the wrong witness.
GOP Senator Files Suit To Force Congress, Staff To Buy ObamacareSen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., is filing a lawsuit that would force Congress and its staffers to purchase their insurance from the federal health care exchanges without exemptions carved out by the Office of Personnel Management.
Sen. Graham Halts $60M In Post-Coup Economic Aid To EgyptPresident Barack Obama's first package of post-coup economic aid to Egypt is hitting a roadblock in Congress, where a key Republican senator is holding up the transfer of $60 million to a program to spur private investment in Egypt's flailing economy, according to U.S. officials and congressional aides.
Senate and House Approve Deal to Fund Government, Raise Debt CeilingSixteen days into the government shutdown, the Senate and House voted Wednesday evening to end the fiscal stalemate.