Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures

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TweetYumShareThis Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures 07 Nov 2013 A new Senate bill authorizing the next year’s worth of intelligence operations would force the public disclosure of civilian deaths in drone strikes and add protections for spy-sector whistleblowers that are being hailed by advocates. The bill, which was approved in the Senate intelligence […]

Fast and Furious: Obama’s Potential Watergate Is About Eric Holder’s Missing E-Mails

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TweetYumOn June 7 Attorney General Eric Holder told the U.S. House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee: “We’ve looked at 240 custodians, processed millions of electronic records and reviewed over 140,000 documents and produced to you about 7,600.” Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) shot back: “So, 140,000 documents. How many documents are responsive but you are withholding at […]

LA GOP Ousted Rules Committee Chairman calls Security to Remove Opponents

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TweetYum This is what happened just before the Ron Paul Supporter was assaulted by Shreveport Police at LA GOP State Convention, and suffered a broken hip: The adoption of the Rules Committe Report was put to a vote. Rules Committee report was NOT adopted. The Rules Committee Chairman then tried to push through a motion […]

US senator calls to prosecute Assange

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TweetYumShareThis US senator calls to prosecute Assange 02 Jul 2012 The head of the US Senate’s powerful intelligence oversight committee has renewed calls for Julian Assange to be prosecuted for espionage. The US Justice Department has also confirmed WikiLeaks remains the target of an ongoing criminal investigation, calling into question Australian government claims that the […]

House bill extends TSA intel sharing to mass transit

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TweetYumShareThis House bill extends TSA intel sharing to mass transit 22 Jun 2012 The Transportation Security Administration already shares intelligence it collects with airports. Now a House bill would expand TSA’s intel sharing to local mass transit systems as well. The House passed the bill May 30 and the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and […]