Videos

April 3, 2019

Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, speaks in opposition to the nuclear option.

April 3, 2019

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks in support of the nuclear option.

April 3, 2019

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., raises a point of order that post-cloture debate time for some executive branch nomination is two hours and appeals the ruling of the Chair.

April 3, 2019

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., raises a point of order that post-cloture debate time for some judicial nominations is two hours and appeals the ruling of the Chair.

January 30, 2019

Senate blocks amendment offered by John Kennedy, R-La., to the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act of 2019 (S. 1).

March 25, 2010

Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., makes a motion to proceed to a bill and files cloture on it over the objections of Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-NV, and Senate Democrats.

March 16, 1995

The Senate creates a new precedent reversing the ruling of the Chair that an amendment offered by Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Tex., to a supplemental appropriations bill violated Rule XVI.