Senate confirms Trump's attorney generalSenate votes 52-47 to confirm Senator Jeff Sessions as attorney general.
Democratic Senator holds up resolution condemning UNDemocratic Senator buts hold on resolution condemning anti-Israel UN resolution after US House of Representatives passes similar bill.
Senate approves Nikki Haley as UN ambassadorSenate approves nomination of former governor Nikki Haley as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations by a 96-4 majority.
Senate approves Mike Pompeo as CIA headSenate votes 66-32 in favor of Mike Pompeo, a critic of the Iran deal, as the new head of the CIA.
Anti-BDS legislation submitted to SenateUS Senators present bipartisan bill providing legal protection for local authorities combating BDS-associated companies.
US Senate passes bill to help recover Nazi-looted artBill to facilitate the return of Nazi-looted artworks to their original owners or heirs passes Senate.
Senate approves missile defense aid for IsraelSenate passes defense policy bill which includes more than $600 million for missile defense cooperation with Israel.
Senate unanimously votes to extend Iran sanctionsUS Senate votes 99-0 to extend the Iran Sanctions Act by 10 years.
Republicans appear poised to hold SenateGOP surprise win in Wisconsin, adding to wins in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, and North Carolina.
In battle for the Senate, the Iran nuclear deal is looming largeThe Iran nuclear deal is shaping up as a key issue in at least nine states that are key to the Democrats.
Senate to override Obama's veto of 9/11 victims' billSenate to vote on Wednesday to override veto of legislation that would allow 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia.
Senate clears the way for arms sale to Saudi ArabiaUnited States Senate votes 71 to 27 to kill legislation that would have stopped the sale of tanks and other equipment to Riyadh.
Actress urges Senate to pass bill on recovery of stolen artOscar-winning actress Helen Mirren tells Senate about the importance of restoring art stolen by Nazis to its rightful owners.
Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce acknowledged by senatorsEntrepreneurs, activists and journalists from New York, New Jersey and Maryland visit the Senate to celebrate Jewish Heritage Month.
New bill allows 9/11 victims to sue Saudi ArabiaSenate approves legislation that would allow 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia. White House threatens veto.
Likud MK: 'Where are those babbling about isolation now?'MK Boker calls on 'experts' to stop 'lying to the public' about international isolation, after 83 senators tell Obama to raise aid.
Senate demands aid to Israel be increasedOverwhelming 4/5 majority of senate sends joint letter to Obama, urging defense package be settled soon and raised from $3 billion a year.
Senate bill eases path to claims on art stolen by NazisNew bipartisan bill would give claimants seeking the return of Nazi-looted artworks more time.
Senate unanimously approves new North Korea sanctionsSenate approves tougher sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear program, human rights record and cyber activities.
Senate backs legislation to crackdown on HezbollahLegislation by Rubio would force the administration to take a tougher line on Hezbollah and its supporters.
Democrats Block Iran Deal Legislation for a Third TimeSenate Democrats block legislation meant to kill the Iran nuclear deal, ensuring Congress won't disapprove it at all.
Democrats Save Iran Deal Again; Will Third Time Be the Charm?Democrats repeat last week's deal support, but will be tested again - by having to vote against Israel recognition and release of Americans.
'The Senate Blinked When Confronted by Evil'Senator Cotton strongly condemns Democratic foiling of anti-nuclear deal bill, after channeling Churchill in moving Senate floor speech.
European Powers Urge US to Accept Iran DealBritish PM David Cameron, German PM Angela Merkel, and French President Francois Hollande insist nuclear deal is for the greater good.
US Senate to Vote on Iran Deal ThursdayVote to be held at 3:45 pm EST; Republicans lash back ahead of expected Democratic victory.
Senate Majority Leader: Obama's Argument on Iran Deal 'Absurd'Mitch McConnell rejects President Obama's argument that rejecting the Iran nuclear deal means going to war.
Iranian Official: Senate Cannot Review Our Agreement with IAEAIran's envoy to the IAEA says agreement between his country and the IAEA is secret and cannot be divulged to the Senate.
Senate Mulls More Sanctions, While Deal Brought Before UNUS presses UN Security Council to adopt Iran deal facing pressure from Senators looking to impose new economic sanctions.
Corker: Senate Could Vote on Iran Bill on ThursdaySenator Bob sees an "overwhelming" vote to pass the Iran nuclear review bill as soon as Thursday.
Zarif: Anti-Nuclear 'Guru' Netanyahu Has 400 NukesIranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Zarif said Wednesday that Israel was the last country to criticize Iran's nuclear program.
Senate Rejects Tying of Sanctions Relief for Iran with TerrorUnited States Senate rejects effort to tie sanctions relief for Iran with a verification that Tehran is not supporting acts of terrorism.
Senate Rejects Toughening of Legislation on Iran DealAmendment would require that any nuclear agreement with Iran be approved by 2/3 majority in Congress.
Senator Urges US to 'Walk Away' from Iran TalksRepublican Tom Cotton calls for new sanctions to stop 'negotiating out of weakness,' says talk extension shows Iran is 'calling the shots.'
Senate Majority Leader to PM: We're by Israel's SideSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, on a visit to Israel, said that both the Senate and the House backed Israel on the Iran issue.
Senate Votes for Amendment Making it Easier to Sanction IranAmendment to budget bill would establish a fund to cover the cost of imposing sanctions if Iran violates nuclear agreement.
Senate to Vote on Iran Sanctions Bill if No Deal is ReachedSenate Majority Leader says the Senate will vote on a bill to toughen sanctions on Iran if negotiators miss this month's deadline.
Senators May Vote Next Week on Iran-Related LegislationSenate Foreign Relations Committee may act as soon as next week on a bill allowing Congress to approve or reject Iran deal.
US Senate Candidate Terror Ties Won't Go AwayThere has been a very recent development that makes the issue of the candidate's connection to CAIR very relevant in his new campaign for the Senate.
Democrats Oppose Fast Tracking of Iran BillSponsors of bill requiring Obama to submit nuclear deal for approval will vote against it if brought to a vote before March 24.
Senate to Debate Iran Legislation Despite Veto ThreatSenate to begin debate next week on bill that would require Obama to submit any final nuclear deal with Iran for Congress' approval.
Netanyahu: The Support for Israel is Strongly BipartisanPrime Minister Netanyahu meets the bipartisan leadership of the Senate following Congress speech, thanks them for their support of Israel.
Netanyahu Invited to Closed-Door Meeting with DemocratsSenators Richard Durbin and Dianne Feinstein invite Israeli PM to meet with Democrats when he visits Washington for his Congress speech.
Senate Confirms Ashton Carter as Defense SecretaryBy a vote of 93 to five, Senate confirms President Obama's nominee to replace Chuck Hagel.
Senators May Boycott Netanyahu's Congress SpeechA group of Democratic Senators consider boycotting Netanyahu's speech in protest of Boehner's 'disregard for US protocol.'
Senators Plan to Push Ahead with Iran SanctionsSenator Bob Corker says lawmakers plan to press ahead with Iran sanctions package, despite Obama's objection to the idea.
Senate Declares Israel a ‘Major Strategic Partner’U.S. Senate unanimously adopts the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act.
Senate Approves Obama's Plan to Train and Arm Syrian RebelsU.S. Senate approves plan to train and arm Syrian rebel groups to fight the “Islamic State”, a day after the House passed the measure.
U.S. Senate Candidate Uses Anti-Semitic SignsRobert Ransdell, candidate in Kentucky, posts signs saying "With Jews We Lose".
Senate Approves Additional Iron Dome FundingSenate approves a $225 million bill to replenish the Iron Dome missile defense system. House approval expected as well.
Senate Passes Resolution Supporting IsraelSenate passes a resolution that states the its support of Israel’s right to defend itself from Hamas rocket attacks.
Senate Approves Funding Boost for Iron DomeU.S. Senate panel approves a 50 percent funding boost for the Iron Dome anti-missile system.
Report: Deal Reached to Save Iraqi Jewish ArchiveUS State Dept. and Iraqi gov't reportedly reach last-minute agreement to keep thousands of Jewish documents in US - for now.
Senators Promise to Pursue 'Dramatic Sanctions' Against Iran83 senators sent a letter to Obama, urge him to warn Iran that continuing the nuclear program will result in sanctions.
Success for Obama: No New Iran SanctionsUS President’s veto threat appears to work: several senators drop plans for new sanctions on Iran.
Bill to Strip Funding of Schools Supporting BDS Becomes LawNew York State senate passes bill into law punishing schools that boycott Israel.
Senator: We Can't Let Israel Determine When We Go to WarSenator Feinstein causes outrage after declaring that "we cannot let Israel determine when and where the United States goes to war."
Senate Report: Benghazi Attack Could Have Been PreventedBenghazi attacks could have been prevented by fixing "known security shortfalls," concludes Senate report.