Warren And Vitter Push For Federal Reserve Accountability Bill, Ban On Bank BailoutsU.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and David Vitter are pushing legislation aimed at making the Federal Reserve more accountable.
Health Overhaul Debate Snags Senate Pharmacy Bill A year after a meningitis outbreak from contaminated pain injections killed at least 64 people and sickened hundreds, Congress is ready to increase federal oversight over compounding pharmacies that custom-mix medications.
GOP Senators Announce Legislation To Reverse 'Obamacare' Exemptions For Government OfficialsTwo Republican senators have announced their plan for legislation that would require that all members of Congress, the president, vice president and all political appointees in the administration to purchase their health insurance from the “Obamacare” exchanges without taxpayer subsidies.
Vitter: I Support Government Shutdown Rather Than Paying For 'Obamacare'U.S. Sen. David Vitter told a packed town hall meeting that he will support a federal government shutdown this fall rather than agree to pay for President Barack Obama's health care law.
Reid: Katrina 'Nothing In Comparison To What Happened To The People' In SandySenate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday that he misspoke when he suggested in a Senate speech that damage from Superstorm Sandy was worse than that inflicted by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.