The floor_updates collection holds updates from the floor of each chamber of Congress.
NOTE: The quality of floor updates for the Senate is not good. It pulls a list of speakers for the day from a page maintained by the Republican Senate Caucus, but doesn't pull any of the descriptions or quotes therein.
The only fields you can assume are present are:
If the "search" parameter is passed to the API, a case-insensitive pattern match of the given string is applied to the following fields:
Below is an example of three updates from the House floor, from the beginning of the 112th Congress.