The Senate majority leader is facing new pressure to act on stalled election security bills.
The Vermont senator reiterates his call for an assault weapons ban while defending his record on other gun control issues.
Pressure is mounting for Republicans to stand up to Trump.
James Lankford said Democrats should back his bills because they'll keep the president's agency heads in check.
Obama's pick to lead the department can expect to spend the next year justifying its treatment of colleges.
Indiana Governor Mike Pence has pledged to sign a bill today that would allow individuals and businesses to discriminate against anyone they like, simply by claiming religious belief.
Below, more live updates on the 2014 midterm elections: Coburn announced he would step down at the end of the current congressional
Democrat Constance Johnson was defeated by Republican James Lankford in the special election race for Senate in Oklahoma
Republican James Lankford won the special election race to replace retiring Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.). Lankford faced off