Joe Donnelly, D-Indiana, was one of a bipartisan group of senators who helped jump-start talks to reopen the federal government.
Sen. Dan Coats says he opposes a military strike, while Sen. Joe Donnelly has remained silent on whether he would do the same.
Sens. Coats and Donnelly introduced the Respect for National Cemeteries Act Friday
Senators unanimously recommended passage of a nepotism ban in local government.
The bill would ban local government employees from serving as their own boss, and it officials‘ ability to hire relatives.