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In a scathing opener, "Morning Joe" co-host Joe Scarborough was ruthless in his criticism of the Republican party, which Scarborough once represented in Congress. "You had [Rep. Devin] Nunes' (R-CA) memo, which twists the truth and plays these crude political games with highly secret intelligence," ...
Mohamed Albanna, who was barred from taking the Lackawanna City Council seat he won in the November election because of his prior felony conviction, told lawmakers Monday night he could be taking his case to the state's highest court. "I have not exhausted my appeal," Albanna said to the City ...

When Robert Mueller · Robert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE was appointed last May as Special Counsel to investigate Trump, Politico Magazine gushed that "Mueller might just be America's straightest arrow -- a respected, nonpartisan and fiercely ...
government promised the 2001 Patriot Act passed after 9/11 would only be used to target Islamic terrorists. Today, it is used more to fight the war on drugs and other criminal activities that have little to no connection to terrorism. This is nothing new. In the mid-20th century, the NSA and FBI would spy without ...
In 2015, U.S. Congress voted to end a controversial surveillance program under section 215 of the Patriot Act, which authorizes the U.S. National Security Agency's secret phone metadata collection on Americans. Under Section 702, the U.S. government is supposed to target foreigners overseas without a ...
Sensenbrenner and Duffy also discussed the Patriot Act, which Sensenbrenner authored, FISA surveillance and the debate over the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy. Sensenbrenner argued "dreamers" -- about 2 million young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children ...

Trump has suggested that the U.S. can recoup wall expenses from Mexico via alternative methods, including by cutting its trade surplus with the U.S. He's also floated the option of invoking the Patriot Act to cut off or tax remittance payments to Mexico from Mexican immigrants living in the U.S. Mexicans sent ...
WASHINGTON, January 19, 2018: While big-government Democrats and big-government Republicans were negotiating a spending compromise to prevent a shutdown of big, intrusive government, GOP lawmakers told Fox News a House Intelligence Committee report shows the Obama administration ...
The five amici positions were established under the USA Freedom Act--the successor to the Patriot Act passed in 2015--which was introduced in the wake of Snowden's leaks of classified National Security Agency memos. The legislation included several new limits on the surveillance of U.S. citizens.
Using high-touch technology on tablets provided by the Institute, students took on the role of U.S. senators and worked together to pass a reauthorization of the USA Patriot Act. The Senate Immersion Module program provides an in-depth opportunity for students to engage in the legislative process.
What has been the historical evolution since the launching of the US Patriot Act by President Bush shortly after the 9/11 attacks: "The USA Patriot Act (Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct terrorism), aimed at both aliens and citizens.
Last week marked the 16th anniversary of the tragic attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. These attacks caused a ripple effect of kindness around the world: The New York firefighters sprung to the scene immediately, neighbors were doing anything they could to lift each other up and people in ...
Other Facts:Helped write the Patriot Act after September 11th terrorist attacks. Played a key role in the government investigations of WorldCom, ...
The Sept. 11 commission has revealed another zealot who supports the dreaded USA Patriot Act, insisting that "everything that's been done in ...
Congress rushed passage of the USA Patriot Act in the weeks after Sept. 11 intending to squeeze terrorists out of the underworld and onto the ...
The U.S. Patriot Act was passed into law on October 26, 2001 in response to the 9/11 terror attacks. The Patriot Act was implemented in order to ...
And he noted Osama bin Laden's reference in a tape aired over the weekend to the Patriot Act championed by Bush and questioned by ...

... Treasury should direct US financial institutions and financial agencies to invoke Section 311 of the Patriot Act. This would put the Patriot Act to ...
Some surveillance is justified under the FISA Amendments Act (specifically section 702), but the Patriot Act is cited by others (specifically ...
Congress has the opportunity to fix many of the things that are wrong with the Patriot Act, a voluminous assault on American civil liberties that ...
Good weekend, friends, from all of Countable, and from me, Andrea Seabrook, the managing editor. Here are a few stories you shouldn't miss: ...
As we recently blogged, the Royal United Services Institute ("RUSI") for Defence and Security Studies -- a U.K. think tank - has released a ...
... designating those parts of Lebanon under Hezbollah control a "primary money laundering concern," a selective extension of the Patriot Act, ...
... we got the Iraq/Afghanistan worthless trillion dollar wars that are about old enough to legally drink now, and the equally costly Patriot Act. The ...
When the city of Cambridge opted not to cooperate with the Patriot Act, O'Reilly told a city council member on his show that "you're hysterical in ...
The Patriot Act defines domestic terrorism as an attempt to "intimidate ... The Patriot Act's definition gives the Justice Department broad authority ...
The Patriot Act defines domestic terrorism as an attempt to "intimidate or coerce a civilian population; to influence the policy of a government by ...
The scenario articulated by Barnes resembles one that occurred two years ago, when portions of a separate law, the Patriot Act, that allowed ...
Last week marked the 16th anniversary of the tragic attacks on the World Trade Center in New York. These attacks caused a ripple effect of ...
Last summer, there was a legislative effort in the House of Representatives to expand the USA Patriot Act, the controversial post-Sept.
On October 26, 2001, President George W. Bush signed the USA Patriot Act (better known simply as the Patriot Act) into law. The controversial legislation ...
... America by Providing Appropriate tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct terrorism Act of 2001" or "USA Patriot Act" and still be a patriot ...
The USA Patriot Act, or the Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct terrorism Act ...
Recently I took my daughters to Baltimore-Washington International Airport for their trip back home. Their flight left at 6:20 a.m., which meant ...
The Patriot Act takes off the kid gloves with terrorists by removing unnecessary bureaucratic hurdles that have hindered law enforcement's ...
As a result, they are compliant with numerous laws, including Anti-money laundering (AML), Patriot Act, Bank Secrecy Act and Anti-fraud ...
Within six weeks of the terrorist attacks in 2001, and with virtually no serious debate, Congress passed the behemoth Patriot Act. The law ...
So emerged the Patriot Act, the extraordinary security measures at airports and the Department of Homeland Security. The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were ...
Those who have followed the passing and then USAge of mass surveillance-enabling bills such as the Patriot Act and its successor, the USA ...
The Patriot Act defines "domestic terrorism" as activities within the United States that ... involve acts dangerous to human life that ... appear to be ...
In his new job he would go on to be principal author of the Patriot Act. (We'll leave the story of my meeting the Key West police later that ...
After 9/11, Congress and the Bush administration authorized sweeping new surveillance powers through the Patriot Act and executive fiat.
Widespread global concern has been stoked by fears of U.S. surveillance on private citizens, and requirements under the post 9-11 Patriot Act ...
... House to designate Hezbollah-controlled regions as areas of "primary money laundering concern" under Section 311 of the USA Patriot Act.
Remember the sense of urgency and even legal carelessness that characterized the drafting and bipartisan passing of the Patriot Act after 9/11 ...
Questioned about whether the provisions of the Patriot Act allowing for bulk data collection should be restored, he said, "As far as I'm ...
Under the Patriot Act, it is a federal felony to interfere with a flight crew. In the video, the woman refers to herself as a professor. On a website for ...
Congress is accustomed to legislation that is not permanent. The Patriot Act was temporary. Congress debated its efficacy and replaced it with ...
Biden, who wrote the most problematic parts of the Patriot Act and the 1994 crime Bill and voted for the Iraq war. Remember how that was such ...
While the Patriot Act is not a law dealing directly with the cloud, both it and Prism play a large role in U.S. cloud legislation and how people ...


 

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