U.S. Senate opens a new session with a record set by McConnell

By: - January 4, 2023 6:00 am
U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris swore in Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) in the old senate chamber for the ceremonial swearing on January 03, 2023. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 03: U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris swears in Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and his wife Iris Weinshall in the old senate chamber for the Ceremonial Swearing on January 03, 2023 in Washington, DC. Today members of the 118th Congress will be sworn in and the House of Representatives will hold votes on a new Speaker of the House. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.