Senator Dianne Feinstein has claimed that the CIA violated the 4th Amendment and various Federal laws and referred the matter to the Justice Department for an investigation that could lead to criminal charges.
Only 29 percent of respondents favor a “firm stand” against Russian actions in Ukraine, with 56 percent saying the United States “should not get too involved” in the issue, the Pew Research Center poll indicated.
Even as his State party voted to censure him early this year for lacking conservatism, Senator John McCain recently claimed polls that show his approval rating being lower than any other Senator in the Nation are simply “bogus.”
President Barack Obama’s nomination of Dr. Vivek Hallegere Murthy for U.S. Surgeon General was passed from the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee to the full Senate by a vote of 13-9 last month. It is a nomination that should make gun owners shudder.
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Throughout our coverage of the Conservative Political Action Conference last week, we were pleased to report that youth involvement in the conservative cause is increasing more than it has in decades. Most of the 20-somethings in attendance at CPAC had a clear message when asked why they’ve decided to get involved: The future looks bad. […]
As we told you yesterday, Senate Democrats embraced a faux-filibuster tactic in an effort to reinvigorate discussion about global warming climate change. In what amounted to an hours long dedication to hot air, Senators Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), among others, got busy trying to “wake up Congress” to the reality of man-made natural disasters stemming from the stuff of Al Gore’s nightmares.
This article was originally published by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Changing Technology Demands New Rules for Police San Francisco — The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) asked the U.S. Supreme Court Monday to set limits on warrantless searches of cellphones, arguing in two cases before the court that changing technology demands new guidelines for when the […]
WASHINGTON (UPI) — Vice Adm. Michael Rogers, President Barack Obama’s pick to head the National Security Agency, pledged to protect privacy rights and improve transparency. If approved by the Senate, Rogers told a Senate Arms Service Committee hearing Tuesday he would be “ever-mindful” that the agency must work “in a manner that protects the civil […]
TRENTON, N.J. (UPI) — Lawyers for a former top aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and a legislative committee debated Tuesday whether she must respond to a subpoena. Bridget Kelly appeared at the hearing in Trenton, The New York Times reported. Kelly refused to answer questions from the reporters who swarmed around her in […]