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The majority leader wanted to block the USA Freedom Act and extend the Patriot Act. Now the bill he fought so hard to preserve is in danger of expiring.
Trade Promotion Authority passes after a combined lobbying effort by Republicans and the White House. But passage in the House may be even tougher.
When it comes to renewing Section 215, Mitch McConnell's got a lot of members still undecided.
Donald Ritchie, the Senate's chief history maven
House Democrats have so far avoided the intraparty fights that have hit the Senate and White House. But that may change soon.
Sen. Richard Burr has a plan to save the NSA's call data program, but he hasn't talked to Democrats.
The House speaker's remarks on Thursday suggest his chamber hasn't written off a "clean" renewal of the Patriot Act.