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Congress

Why you should care about the warrantless surveillance bill on its way to Trump’s desk

[ad_1] After debate ended in a close cloture vote on Tuesday, the Senate has voted to pass a bill that will renew one of the NSA’s most controversial practices for another six years. The bill, known as the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017 or...

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In a cloture vote, the Senate ends debate on warrantless surveillance of U.S. citizens

[ad_1] On Tuesday, the Senate undertook a cloture vote to end the debate on a bill that would renew a controversial legal loophole that provides U.S. intelligence agencies with a means for the warrantless surveillance of American citizens. With 60 for and 38 against, the...

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Female senators set example for GOP as they ask Al Franken to resign

[ad_1] The nation's capital is not where most Americans look for leadership on sexual harassment and assault.  President Donald Trump's aides, supporters, and even the Republican party still insist he never committed sexual assault, despite the fact that more than a dozen women have shared credible...

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‘Revenge porn’ bill would make sextortion a federal crime

[ad_1] A punishment for posting nude photos without consent could be jail time.Image: Vicky Leta/MashableBy Sasha Lekach2017-11-28 14:00:00 UTC Enough is enough when it comes to posting explicit content, like photos or videos with nudity, without consent.  The practice, known as "revenge porn" or "sextortion," has...

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