Sen. John McCain, chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, does not agree with the Obama administration’s stance.
Schumer said that Democrats were only able to move forward with approximately a third of their proposed amendments.
And the Senate Armed Services Committee has these other hearings set for this month.
The vote came a after scrapping legislation to prohibit abortion for most Americans after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
Thousands are expected to rally on the National Mall against the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling.
Moderate Republicans revolted after a provision that required rapes be reported before abortions could be undertaken.
“Clearly we’re not done,” Byrne said. “We have over ten thousand troops still there.”
The conversation, set for Feb. 11, will surround threats from Iran and radical Islam, including the issue of nuclear proliferation.
Lawmakers were quick to jump on social media to show support or disappointment in President Obama’s State of the Union address.
Following President Obama’s sixth State of the Union, TRNS worked the crowded hall of Congress to speak with members about what they thought of the president’s speech.