May 14, 2014
Burwell, Obama's pick to run HHS, eases over another confirmation hurdle
May 14, 2014: Sylvia Burwell, a nominee to become secretary of Health and Human Services, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Sylvia Burwell, President Obama's nominee to run the Department of Health and Human Services, received strong bipartisan support Wednesday during a Senate hearing, bringing her a step closer to confirmation.
Sen. Heinrich adds support for Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act
New Mexico's Sen. Martin Heinrich has announced his support of the Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act , joining Sen. Whitehouse RI, Sen. Hatch UT and Sen. McCain AZ as a co-sponsor.
Bill would address Supreme Court ruling on porn victims
A bipartisan group of senators are seeking to clarify a recent Supreme Court decision and make it easier for victims of child pornography can receive "full restitution" from those who view their images.