Senator to Snowden: ‘You have done the right thing’

Source:   Senator to Snowden: ‘You have done the right thing’     While some current members of Congress continue to rally for the prosecution of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, a long-serving United States senator has sent a letter of support to the NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower. According to correspondence published Tuesday by the […]

F2C2012: Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA”

F2C2012: Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA” Published on May 22, 2012 Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA” at F2C:Freedom to Connect 2012, Washington DC on May 21 2012. Please support #PDFTribute papers uploaded by academics in honour of Aaron Swartz are being scraped here: 

Flashback: Dem Sen. Dianne Feinstein, “I Carried A Concealed Weapon

Source: Flashback: Dem Sen. Dianne Feinstein, “I Carried A Concealed Weapon, If Somebody Was Going To Try And Take Me Out, I Was Going To Take Them With Me”… Hard to believe this is the same woman who is now leading the Democrats gun control efforts. “I know the sense of helplessness that people […]

New York State Senator (D) To Be Arrested For Steering Funds To Non Profit Executives

Source: By William Amos From NBC NY: New York state Sen. Shirley Huntley says she expects to be arrested Monday amid a continuing investigation by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman into state grants she provided nonprofit organizations. The Queens Democrat is facing New York City Councilman James Sanders Jr. in a tough Sept. 13 Democratic […]

Iowa Republican says government illegitimate, declares herself U.S. Senator

Source: By Jonathan Terbush An Iowa woman who was running for a state Senate seat has dropped that bid after deciding the U.S. government is a sham, and has instead unilaterally declared herself a U.S. Senator from the Republic of Iowa in an alternative government, the Republic for the United States of America. As […]

Charting the Cozy Connections between JP Morgan and the Senate Banking Committee

Source: By Cora Currier ProPublica, June 13, 2012 This morning, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JP Morgan Chase, faced a Senate hearing over more than $2 billion in bank losses caused by risky hedges that blew up. Dimon said that the hedges—investments meant to protect the bank—had grown into “complex and hard-to manage risks.” […]

Sen Alexander & Corker vote against “food freedom”

From TN Campaign For Liberty Do you like eating natural, raw, or unprocessed food? Republican Senators Corker and Alexander in Tennessee have just voted against food freedom by allowing the FDA to raid farmers, natural food stores, and people who sell/posses raw unprocessed foods at gunpoint!!! Small-government Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky offered an […]

Rand Paul full speech at CPAC 2012

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Sen. Rand Paul Blocked from Flight for Refusing TSA Groping

Source: Written by Alex Newman U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) missed a flight to Washington, D.C., this morning after being detained by screeners with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for refusing a full-body pat-down, his staff said. The incident happened at the Nashville, Tennessee, airport when a so-called “naked-body scanner” found some sort of […]

After Go Daddy Reversal, Reddit Users Target Republican Senator

Source: Users of the social news site have started a campaign in hopes of ousting Senator Bob Corker, one of 40 co-sponsors of the Protect IP Act. By Ian Paul | PC World Reddit users, emboldened by their efforts to get Go Daddy to drop its support for the Stop Online Piracy Act, want […]