Today's Rand Paul news: Legal authority for several national security programs expired at midnight Sunday and will not be renewed for at least two days, after Senate Republicans leaders were unable to maneuver around Kentucky GOP …
Earlier this month, news emerged that the US government had suffered its worst cyberattack ever. On June 4, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) revealed that hackers had penetrated its networks, possibly for many months. The data …
“It is the responsibility of the patriot to protect his country from its government.”–Thomas Paine This past week both houses and both parties in the US Congress passed a four year extension of the so called 2001 “Patriot Act” and the …
WASHINGTON – U.S. President Barack Obama has pledged to strengthen privacy and civil liberty protections within the National Security Agency’s domestic surveillance programs and to open the system to greater public scrutiny. During …
Just as Congress was debating whether to reauthorize Section 215 of the Patriot Act, which the government has used to collect data on every telephone call we make, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously struck it down in ACLU …