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    Homeland Security Threats

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, FBI Director James Comey and National Counterrorism Center Director Nicholas Rasmussen testified at a hearing on threats with which their agencies are…

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    Republican Weekly Address

    Senator Rob Portman (OH) gave the weekly Republican address. He talked about new legislation passed in Congress to combat opioid and prescription drug abuse.

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    Senate Session

    The Senate passed an opioid abuse treatment bill. Members also voted 89-4 in favor of extending Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funding to September 30, 2017, and confirmed Carla…

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    Cable and Satellite Television Customer Service

    Cable and satellite television executives testified about their industry’s customer service and billing practices. Senators presented stories from personal and constituents' experiences,…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate approved a bill to establish voluntary federal labeling standards for genetically modified foods, followed by a procedural vote blocking a defense spending bill. 

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    Medicare Part B Program

    Dr. Patrick Conway testified at a hearing on proposed changes to Medicare Part B, which covers injectable and infused drugs for elderly patients. He outlined the Centers for Medicare and…

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    Zika Virus Prevention

    The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee held a roundtable meeting with Dr. Anne Schuchat and other medical expert and academics on federal efforts to combat the…

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    Senate Session, Part 3

    Members gave general speeches and continued post-cloture debate on the House-passed Puerto Rico debt restructuring bill. During general speeches Tennessee Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker…

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    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate voted 68-32 in favor of advancing the House-passed Puerto Rico debt restructuring bill, which establishes a seven-member oversight board to help the Puerto Rican government…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate continued work on the final agreement on H.R. 2577, the combined transportation and housing spending bill with the military construction-Veterans Affairs spending bill, which…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate reconvened after a short recess to resume debate on the Commerce, Science, Justice spending bill for fiscal year 2017. Members voted to block a bipartisan gun control proposal that would prevent…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate continued work on H.R. 2578, the Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations bill for fiscal year 2017.

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    Senate Session

    The Senate voted to block several gun control amendments, including proposed changes to the terrorist watchlist, universal background checks, and adding mental health considerations for gun…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on H.R. 2578, a commerce, justice, and science appropriations bill for fiscal year 2017.

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    TSA Screening Delays

    Administrator Peter Neffenger testified at a hearing on his Transportation Security Administration’s staffing challenges and long wait times at airport security screening checkpoints. Mr.…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted in favor of advancing the fiscal year 2017 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act (H.R. 2578).

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate continued work on S. 2943, the National Defense Authorization Act.

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    Senate Session

    The Senate continued work on S. 2943, the National Defense Authorization Act.

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    Cybersecurity and Taxpayer Data

    IRS Commissioner John Koskinen and officials from the Treasury Department and the Government Accountability Office testified at a hearing on preventing and responding to cyber attacks and…

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    Threat of ISIS in the U.S.

    Deputy Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Justin Siberell, with the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism, testified at a hearing on the threat posed by ISIL* to the United…

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