Two Democratic senators said voters angry that Republicans confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court should focus on next month's congressional elections instead of seeking to impeach the new justice.
A judicial activist advising U.S. President Donald Trump on potential nominees to the Supreme Court signaled on Sunday that two of the candidates would be a tougher sell to conservatives.
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump contended the Mueller's investigators could try to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections.
President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Democrats who face re-election in states Trump won in 2016 face pressure to support measures seen as bipartisan.
The Trump administration remained insistent on hardline immigration measures on Thursday.
Lawmakers prepared to hold a Tuesday vote on a short-term government funding measure to avoid a rerun of January's three-day partial shutdown.
A Democratic Senator said he wants answers from top Justice Department officials about why a career prosecutor was asked to resign.
Senators introduced two pieces of legislation on Thursday seeking to block President Donald Trump from firing the special counsel probing his ties to Russia.