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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

Legalizing Marijuana.JPEG

Ten states could go green by 2017

Egyptian military aid frozen?

Mideast Egypt

Senator says yes, White House denies

10 reasons why Rubio should hate his immigration bill

Marco Rubio Faith And Freedom

Whatever else it does, the Gang of Eight’s proposal doesn’t solve any of the GOP’s political problems.

Rubio: Add gay couple amendment to immigration bill and 'I'm done'


‘I’m gone, I’m off it’

Feds may have to tell you when they are spying on you

Attorney General Eric Holder in front of a DOJ seal. Getty Images.

Bipartisan email privacy update passes Senate committee

Senate's email surveillance legislation would make Big Brother get a warrant

Surveillance cameras. Oli Scarff/Getty Images.

A bill under consideration would amend law enforcement’s abilities to search private electronic communications

Napolitano reschedules testimony as Democrats defend immigration bill after Boston attacks

Janet Napolitano, AP

Schumer: Attacks shouldn’t ‘derail the dreams and future of of millions of hard-working people’

Sen. Leahy sarcastically welcomes release of 'Gang of 8' immigration bill

Patrick Leahy

‘I expect that many Senators on the Judiciary Committee will have additional ideas for improvements’

Maine bill would prohibit law enforcement from tracking cell phones without warrant

Cell phones

Exceptions made ‘in cases of imminent threat to national security or grave personal injury’

Sessions slams Leahy for 'ramming through' thousand-page immigration bill

Jeff Sessions

Bill ‘will dramatically and directly impact the taxes, wages and security of our constituents’

Leahy and Grassley look to expand whistle-blower protections - TheDC


The two senators first introduced the new bill in July 2012. It died

An obsolete privacy law

Patrick Leahy Privacy

Protecting your privacy is as critical to your safety, dignity and identity as is protecting your property

Senate Judiciary Committee to focus on gun violence, immigration reform and privacy - TheDC

Patrick Leahy Privacy

‘As President Obama has made clear, no single step can end this kind of violence’

Courts struggle with cellphone privacy - TheDC


Law enforcement agencies seek to warrantlessly obtain info from suspects’ cellphones

Grassley office: Leahy working behind closed doors on privacy bill - TheDC

WASHINGTON - JUNE 29: Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) gestures during the second day of confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan on Capitol Hill June 29, 2010 in Washington, DC. Kagan is U.S. President Barack Obama's second Supreme Court nominee since taking office. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Original Filename: GYI0060923701.jpg

Leahy’s office first hit back on Twitter and his website against the deluge of criticism from a Tuesday CNET report