The Help Sick Americans Now Act would transfer funds away from the health care reform law.
Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J) introduced a measure Tuesday that would require explosives buyers to first submit to a federal background check.
The U.S. has taken the lead in the fight against drug-resistant diseases that can spread rapidly in the growing interconnected world, says Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Tom Frieden.
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) has previously proposed using those funds in his prior budget proposals to help reach his deficit reduction targets.
The House Democratic Whip blasted Congressional Republicans over the prolonged appointment on confreres to craft a budget.
The Senate Majority Leader says another potential ricin-laced letter has been discovered at an Air Force base in Washington, D.C.
Sens. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) unveiled the Protect Our Skies Act on Tuesday.
Baucus has served since 1978. He currently chairs the Senate Finance Committee.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Rep. Buck McKeon (R-Calif.), the Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, both stated that the decision to not try Dzhokar Tsarnaev as an enemy combatant came too soon.