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Congress Likely To Make Big Decisions On Drones Next Year

AP | By JOAN LOWY | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is on the verge of proposing long-awaited rules for commercial drone operations in U.S. skies, but key de...

Senate Panel Quietly Approves Big Plan On Drones

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON, Nov 8 (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee has quietly approved a plan to step up both pub...

Congress Gets Mixed Advice On Drone Regulations

AP | HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The growing use of unmanned surveillance "eyes in the sky" aircraft raises a thicket of privacy concerns, but Congress is getting m...

GOP Admits It Lacks Votes for Afghan War; House to Vote on Drone Strikes, Afghan Exit & Indefinite Detention

Robert Naiman | Posted 07.17.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

On Wednesday night, the House GOP leadership effectively conceded that they no longer have the votes in the House to sustain the current war policy in Afghanistan.