Congress Asks USDA To Bail Out Dairy Industry

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
There Is A Lot Of Cheese In The National Stockpile Photo: Shutterstock

‘The nation’s cheese stocks were recorded at their highest level since the data was first recorded in 1917’

The Three Big Lies Of Criminal Justice Reform

Opinion | David A. Clarke
Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) (C) delivers remarks at a bi-partisan news conference on criminal justice reform, The Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act of 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington October 1, 2015. Listening are Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) (L) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT) (R). REUTERS/Gary Cameron

Why would the GOP hand over one of its only remaining trademarks of value as the party of law and order?

It's Back! Earmark Spending Is Going Up, Again

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
Smiling Union Jack piggy banks are lined up for sale in the window of a souvenir store on Oxford Street in central London January 20, 2014. Britain's financial services industry is beginning to feel the benefits of economic recovery, as firms report growth in profits, business volumes and optimism in the fourth quarter, according to a survey. Some 69 percent of firms said they felt more optimistic about the overall business situation versus just 1 percent who felt less optimistic, the quarterly CBI/PwC financial services survey showed on Monday. (REUTERS/Andrew Winning)

Congress OKed a moratorium six years ago, so why are these special interests deals still around?

Leahy: Republicans Blocking Supreme Court Nomination Are 'Ignoring The Constitution'

Elections | Christian Datoc

‘Making a terrible mistake’

Congress 'Surprised' IRS Is Using Secret Spy Technology That Tracks Cellphones

Daily Caller News Foundation | Casey Harper
Kārlis Dambrāns cropped, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode

‘We were surprised’

Fight On The Right? Cruz And Paul Split Over Patriot Act Fix

Politics | Matt K. Lewis

The Senate will vote Tuesday on the reforms

Senate Unveils New NSA Reform Bill To Privacy Advocate And Silicon Valley Praise

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘The most significant reform of government surveillance authorities since Congress passed the USA PATRIOT Act 13 years ago’

NSA Reform Bill Likely To Surface In Senate Next Week

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
An illustration picture shows the logo of the U.S. National Security Agency on the display of an iPhone in Berlin

USA Freedom Act to get vote ahead of August recess

Senate 'Within Inches' Of NSA Reform Ahead Of August Recess

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy is joined by representatives as they announce legislation to restore key provisions of the Voting Rights Act, in Washington

Bill will reportedly create ‘clear cut guidelines of what [intelligence agencies] can and cannot do’

Republicans Demand Obama Put Benghazi Suspect At Guantanomo

Politics | Justin Smith
The U.S. Consulate in Benghazi is seen in flames during a protest by an armed group said to have been protesting a film being produced in the United States in this September 11, 2012 (Photo: Reuters/Esam Al-Fetori)

‘Khatallah is a foreign terrorist’

Leahy And Matsui Propose Bill To Block Internet 'Fast Lanes'

Tech | Josh Evans
File photo illustration of a lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, seen on an Internet Explorer browser in Paris

‘Our country cannot afford ‘pay-for-play’ schemes that divide our Internet into tiers based on who has the deepest pockets’

Vermont Firearms Dealer To Lay Off 41 Because of Obama Executive Action

US | Chuck Ross
M1 Garand Keefe

‘I think the Obama administration made a bad bad mistake’

What Senator Patrick Leahy and the Associated Press aren�t telling you about Cuban Twitter

Opinion | Humberto Fontova
Patrick Leahy Privacy

The senator sponsored an appropriations bill that would fund similar activities.

Congress claims it was misled over secret 'Cuban Twitter' project to stir political unrest

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Demonstrator holds a placard as another takes a picture of the national guards during a protest near Cuba's embassy in Caracas

‘We were notified in the most oblique way, that nobody could understand it’

'A Government That Can Run Amok'

Politics | Vince Coglianese

‘The government controlling us instead of us controlling the government’

Bill to rein in US spies gathers support from companies and activists

Tech | Josh Peterson
NSA director Alexander testifies next to Director of National Intelligence Clapper at a House Intelligence Committee hearing in Washington

‘We believe the core of any effort must be a greater commitment to transparency and oversight’

Patriot Act author introduces bill to rein in US spies

Tech | Josh Peterson
NSA Surveillance Congress

‘Congress did not enact FISA and the PATRIOT Act to give the government boundless surveillance powers’

The marijuana lobby's national plan for victory

Opinion | Rob Kampia
Legalizing Marijuana.JPEG

Ten states could go green by 2017

Egyptian military aid frozen?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Brendan Bordelon
Mideast Egypt

Senator says yes, White House denies