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Obama Signs Extension Of Controversial Bush-Era Program

AP | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law a five-year extension of the U.S. government's authority to monitor the overseas activi...

Matt Sledge

Senate Votes Down Attempts To Reform Bush-Era Warrantless Wiretapping Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

The Senate rejected three attempts Thursday to add oversight and privacy safeguards to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) amendments tha...

Coaching Up Obama Da Bears' Way

Art Brodsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Art Brodsky

By backing off and sitting back, Obama has given the press a ready-made story line the Republicans are all to eager to exploit.

Obama Adviser On FISA: We'll Trust The Inspector General To Prevent Surveillance Abuses

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

So Obama's position now is that the duty and power to protect the Constitution resides primarily not with the president or congress or the courts, but with a bureaucrat whose job is to conduct internal investigations of government agencies.

MoveOn To Obama: Keep Your Word, Filibuster Telecom Immunity

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MoveOn.org has launched a new campaign pressing Sen. Barack Obama to honor his pledge to filibuster any legislation that gives immunity to telecoms th...