U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ), the lone Hispanic Democratic Senator, and leaders of several major Latino organizations that endorsed Sotomayor's nomination, discuss the significance of her confirmation to the Hispanic community in the U.S.
Senator Menendez and Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Kay Hagan (D-NC) unveil new legislation to ban anyone from texting on a cell phone or other personal electronic devices while operating a moving vehicle.
Senator Menendez speaks at a press conference on a proposed amendment by Republican Senator John Thune (R-ND) that would have allowed people to carry concealed weapons across state lines and had the potential to trump strong gun control laws in states like New Jersey.
Senator Menendez and Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) hold a news conference to demand that private health insurers submit to tighter regulation, increased competition and new fees in order to ensure a successful overhaul of the health care system.