Visualize the 115th Senate and its members, compare it with the past
The U.S. Senate unanimously voted to pass what would become the 26th Amendment, lowering the voting age to 18.
After a nomination process that culminated in a public FBI investigation, Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed largely along party lines 50-48.
In 1999, Congress repealed the 65 year old Glass-Steagall provisions, which required banks to separate investments and deposits.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.
The Senate failed, barely, to secure a two-thirds majority in favor of convicting President Andrew Johnson