NRA Gets Blamed For More Shootings; Ron Paul Wants Obama To Thank Leaker; Congress Hearts The NSA; Go Go Gadget IRS Spycam!; Senate Staffers Waste Your Money; And More: Tuesday Morning News Roundup 6-11-2013


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.



  • Iran is enlarging its nuclear infrastructure with the eventual aim of developing an industry capable of building up to 30 bombs a year, an Israeli minister shrieked on Monday.


  • A senior U.S. intelligence official says there are no plans to dial back the National Security Administration’s wide-scale surveillance program. One reason: Most of the Congress still cautiously supports it, despite public outrage.


  • Your tax dollars are hard at work in Congress: The Senate Office of Education and Training offers many classes to workers in the Senate, including classes on sleeping, forgiveness, grammar, making small talk, sitting and time management.


  • The Internal Revenue Service is soliciting vendors for Inspector Gadget-style surveillance equipment, including “Covert Coffee tray(s) with Camera concealment” and cameras that can be hidden in plants. They need it quick, though; the bidding ends in four days.

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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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  • JimH

    Marty, the only person to blame for the deaths in Santa Monica, is the shooter. No one else.(self accountability)

    The shooter must have been physically fit. 1300 rounds of ammo is heavy.