With a 96-1 vote, the Senate will send a bill to Donald Trump's desk allocating billions of dollars to fight the spreading coronavirus.
"Things happen," Richard Shelby of Alabama said, referring to the president's efforts to get Ukraine to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden.
Sen. Mitch McConnell and other lawmakers agreed on a $4.6 billion deal to house and care for immigrant refugees crossing the Mexico border.
The GOP senator said he has “always supported the Hyde Amendment," which prohibits federal funding of abortions except in cases of rape or incest.
The declaration comes after southeastern Alabama experienced deadly tornadoes on Sunday.
GOP Sen. Richard Shelby says talks on Capitol Hill to avert another shutdown are “stalled right now.“
Southern shade from Trump's circle.
Someone is going to be wrong.
They insisted they're preoccupied with more weighty matters.
The president proposed billions in spending, but no one can agree on how to pay for it.