Congress is unlikely to vote before the current session ends in January on allowing states to tax goods sold online, an aide to Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., says.
Supporters and opponents of collecting sales taxes for online transactions are lining up U.S. congressional backing for their positions, officials say.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., relied on a rarely invoked procedural rule to halt a Senate committee's debate on a bill to overhaul the No Child Left Behind law.
Malcolm Wallop, who represented Wyoming for three terms as a U.S. senator, died at his home in northern Wyoming Wednesday, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., announced.
Two U.S. senators seeking to end the four-decade-old ban on U.S. travel to Cuba are finding it difficult to get their bill heard, aides said.
Healthcare, climate change, U.S. military strategy in Afghanistan and the situation in the Middle East await President Barack Obama after his vacation ends.
The U.S. Congress needs to scrap its healthcare proposals and start over, Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wy., said Saturday in the weekly Republican address.
U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said Sunday he won't automatically support healthcare reform compromises being hammered out in Congress.
Republicans Mike Enzi and John Barrasso won re-election to the U.S. Senate Tuesday in Wyoming, the home state of Vice President Dick Cheney.
U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., announced Saturday he would run for a third term this year.