Roll Call: Latest News on Capitol Hill, Congress, Politics and Elections
February 8, 2016

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3:36 p.m.
McConnell, Cornyn Urge NFL, Sports Leagues Not to Promote Obamacare
12:56 p.m.
Metro Escalators, Asian Carp Among Issues Highlighted by Appropriators
6:21 p.m.
McCain Warns NRSC Against Using Immigration Votes Against Dems
6:06 p.m.
Immigration Bill’s Passage Belies Senate’s Enduring Dysfunction (Updated)
5:35 p.m.
Democrats’ Split on Student Loans Breaks Into the Open
4:22 p.m.
Immigration Overhaul Passes Senate
2:31 p.m.
Behind the Portman-Reid Immigration Feud
1:02 p.m.
Immigration Getaway Day for the Senate
6:55 p.m.
Angus King’s Gettysburg History Lesson (Video)
6:03 p.m.
Senators Spar on Immigration Amendments
5:52 p.m.
ENDA Could Ride Gay Rights Wave
4:56 p.m.
Inhofe Welcomes Markey to the #WGDB
3:02 p.m.
DOMA Ruling Eases Path for Immigration
2:56 p.m.
Female Senators Debate Military Sexual Assault in Private Meeting
1:14 p.m.
Reid Admits Student Loan Deal Is Unlikely
9:36 a.m.
Cruz Puts Blanket Hold on State Department Nominees
7:27 p.m.
McCain: Fischer Made ‘False Statements’ About Border Security (VIDEO)
7:24 p.m.
Ted Cruz Likens Immigration Bill to ‘Human Trafficking’
4:03 p.m.
Immigration On Track, but Senate Student Loan Deal Looks Iffy
9:56 p.m.
Georgia Senators Wouldn’t Have Brought Immigration Vote to 70
2:16 p.m.
CEOs Put Spotlight on Immigration’s Economic Promise
1:19 p.m.
Immigration Filibuster Fails in the Senate
1 p.m.
Reid to Boehner: No Farm Bill Extensions (Updated)
5:34 p.m.
Immigration Deal Provides $1.5 Billion for Youth Jobs
3:49 p.m.
Emerging Student Loan Deal Pushes Senate Dems to the Right
1:56 p.m.
Reid Moves to Wrap Up Immigration Debate
What’s Really Behind the Boxer-Lautenberg Feud
4:52 p.m.
Some Appropriators Long for Earmarks
3:59 p.m.
Coons Gets Lautenberg’s Appropriations Slot
1:17 p.m.
Spending Markup Puts Budget Fissures on Full Display
12:36 p.m.
Kirk Backs Immigration Bill With Enhanced Border Security
7:55 p.m.
Landrieu Puts Hold on Immigration Amendments
5:08 p.m.
Energy Drink Marketing Halt Sought by Lawmakers
1:45 p.m.
Coburn: Treasury’s Still Stonewalling IRS Conference Spending Inquiry
11:41 a.m.
Murkowski Backs Gay Marriage
11:37 a.m.
Senators Find Money in … Helium?
7:43 p.m.
Democrats Looking to Compromise on Student Loans
6:37 p.m.
Levin, McCain, Menendez: Arming Syrian Rebels Won’t Be Enough
6:32 p.m.
Nuclear Option Debate Gets Literal
6:31 p.m.
‘Gang of Eight’ Touts CBO Score on Immigration Bill (Updated)
4:30 p.m.
Boehner’s Immigration Stance Alarms Menendez
1:30 p.m.
Kerry Picks Former Sen. Russ Feingold for Key Africa Post
10:26 a.m.
Alexander Ties Filibuster Debate to Yucca Mountain
3:56 p.m.
Senate Prays That Lawmakers’ ‘Motives Be Transparent’
3:28 p.m.
Corker Holds Up Afghan Aid Over Karzai Cash Payouts
3:18 p.m.
Ted Cruz Plans Voter ID Amendment to Immigration Bill
4:34 p.m.
Will McConnell Appear at Spending Markup Next Week?
12:10 p.m.
Schumer, Klobuchar and the Stolen Stop Signs
5:37 p.m.
Feinstein Wants to Bar the Next Snowden From Accessing Classified Info
5:33 p.m.
Senate Democrats Hamstrung by Obama on Student Loans
3:22 p.m.
Senators Work on Border Security as Floor Debate Crawls Along
1:50 p.m.
Paul: U.S. Funding ‘War on Christianity in the Middle East’
11:41 a.m.
Reid Makes Weekend Threat Over Immigration Bill
5:02 p.m.
Immigration Debate Veering Into Rules Standoff
10:29 a.m.
To Rebuild Sandy Hook, Lawmakers Get Creative
10:54 p.m.
Biden: Republicans Scared of Paul, Cruz
4:05 p.m.
Openly Gay Justice Nominee Goes Off Script to Thank Partner, Kids
3:41 p.m.
Immigration Prospects Brighter for Young DREAMers
2:45 p.m.
Senate Clears First Immigration Hurdle (Updated)
2:40 p.m.
Durbin’s Warning: No NSA Amendments on Immigration Bill
12:11 p.m.
Kaine Delivers Rare Spanish-Language Floor Speech (Updated)
9:59 a.m.
Eight Senators: Reveal FISA Court Decisions
8:04 p.m.
Now, the Real Test for the Farm Bill
4:58 p.m.
Chiesa Sworn In as Senator
2:23 p.m.
In 2010, the Senate Debated the Patriot Act for 20 Seconds
11:39 a.m.
Ayotte Backs Immigration Bill
7:09 p.m.
Judiciary Hates Sequestration, Too
5:31 p.m.
Stabenow Concerned China Could Hog the Pork
4:30 p.m.
Will ‘Monkey Wrenches’ Stall Immigration?
11:35 a.m.
Immigration: How’s the Senate Changed?
3:42 p.m.
Rand Paul Offers Bill to Curb NSA Data Seizures
2:24 p.m.
Durbin Predicted NSA, Verizon Controversy in 2009
2:03 p.m.
Coons Asks Cruz to Amend Immigration Letter
11:54 a.m.
Reid Sets Up Process for Immigration Bill
11:49 a.m.
Senate Blocks Dueling Student Loan Bills
11:40 a.m.
NSA, Verizon Phone Data Collection Is No Big Deal, Feinstein and Chambliss Say
10:37 a.m.
Did Treasury Mislead Coburn About IRS Conferences?
5:05 p.m.
Schumer Wins in TSA Knife Fight
2:52 p.m.
Lautenberg Remembered in Speeches, Songs and Jokes
1:49 p.m.
Cornyn, Rubio Highlight Border Security Questions
12:44 p.m.
Sessions Hires Noted Rules Guru Eric Ueland as Budget Staff Director
6:04 p.m.
Three Key Moments In Military Sexual Assault Hearing
4:39 p.m.
Landrieu’s Flood Insurance Amendment Holds Farm Bill in Limbo
4:06 p.m.
Schumer Loves Student Loan Politics
3:53 p.m.
Reid, Biden to Huddle on Gun Legislation Soon
2:12 p.m.
Senate Deja Vu: Budget Conference Request Edition
12:50 p.m.
McCain Disgusted With Military on Sexual Assault
9:53 a.m.
Lautenberg to Be Buried at Arlington, Will Lie in Senate Chamber (Updated)
7:53 p.m.
Lautenberg International Airport?
7:34 p.m.
White House Veto Threat Dovetails With Broader Debt Limit Strategy
6:14 p.m.
Immigration Fight Faces Amendment Gantlet
5:40 p.m.
Sources: Obama to Name 3 D.C. Circuit Nominees Tuesday
3:26 p.m.
Lautenberg Remembered as Unflinching Political Foe
11:31 a.m.
Lautenberg’s Last Trips to the Capitol

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