USA Patriot Act

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Timeline of revelations about US domestic spying

(The Associated Press) – President Barack Obama is defending secret government programs that sweep up Internet data and millions of Americans’ phone records in their search for foreign terrorists. A timeline of controversies surrounding spy programs […]


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What you should know about NSA phone data program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government knows who you’re calling. Every day. Every call. Here’s what you need to know about the secret program and how it works: Q: What happened and why is it a […]


US Senator of Vermont Patrick Leahy (AP Photo)

Leahy sworn in as president pro tempore of Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont was sworn in Tuesday as president pro tempore of the Senate. As the longest serving Democrat now in the Senate, Leahy moved to third place in the line of presidential succession.



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