The veteran Iowa senator has a less-than-glowing review of the Affordable Care Act, and is suggesting that Democrats should have considered scrapping the bill altogether.
Senator is a longtime advocate for overhauling the War Powers Act.
Votes on the House GOP border bills surely will lead the Univision and Telemundo evening newscasts, and it's a sure bet that much of what these congressmen said will appear prominently.
The measure is expected to be quickly approved by the Senate, capping months of talks about revamping the VA health system.
The measure would provide most, but not all of the funding President Obama is seeking to deal with the influx of migrants from Central America.
Several big issues -- veterans' health care, highway construction funding and how to deal with the U.S.-Mexico border -- remain unresolved with just hours to go until recess.
A deal is set for announcement Monday with just four legislative days left until the summer recess.
When the House might vote on the recommendations and formally respond to President Obama's request for emergency funding remains unclear.
The Senate leader once again blames Republicans for stalling measures to help the VA and deal with influx of child migrants.
Republican staffer arrested Friday morning.