Felton became the first woman to serve in the Senate, for only 24 hours.
The Senate's attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act narrowly failed due to a surprise defection by Sen. John McCain
Visualize the 115th House of Representatives and its members, compare it with the past
Visualize the 115th Senate and its members, compare it with the past
In 1999, Congress repealed the 65 year old Glass-Steagall provisions, which required banks to separate investments and deposits. Critics allege this led to risky investment practices, and subsequently the 2008 financial crisis.