Politics

Congressional Calendar May 21, 2010

Financial regulatory reform legislation passed the Senate Thursday night, so the next step is to reconcile that bill and the House version passed last year. We’ll take a look at the differences between the two chambers’ work, and what it will take to get a final product to President Obama’s desk.

House Democrats are batting 1.000 this session in special elections. On Saturday, Republicans will have another chance to change that in the “Aloha State” of Hawaii. But can either party claim victory when winning a special election? Are the accurate predictors of “momentum” or outliers? Carl Cameron takes a look.

The House holds a bipartisan briefing on the BP oil spill. Experts in marine biology and geology are set to testify.

It’s the end of a busy week, and there’s more news on the way so stay with Fox for the latest.