North Korea Testing Again, Iran’s Belligerence, Texas Hates Drones and Virginia Moves to Weaken FOIA: Thursday Morning New Roundup 2-7-2013


Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.

  • Today, the Senate will bombard President Barack Obama’s nominee for CIA director, John Brennan, with questions about targeted killings of U.S. citizens.
  • North Korea is getting ready to test a new missile that may be capable of reaching the United States.
  • Iran’s supreme leader Thursday rejected proposals for direct talks with the United States, leaving little hope for one-on-one dialogue on the nuclear standoff.
  • An 86-year-old Tennessee woman fended off an intruder to her home with a handgun.
  • A Virginia bill is speeding through the State Legislature that would further weaken the Freedom of Information Act by reversing the notion that documents are “open unless closed.”

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Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After covering community news and politics, Rolley took a position at Personal Liberty Media Group where could better hone his focus on his true passions: national politics and liberty issues. In his daily columns and reports, Rolley works to help readers understand which lies are perpetuated by the mainstream media and to stay on top of issues ignored by more conventional media outlets.

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