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The Oregon Democrat held a public forum with Silicon Valley executives to discuss the threats from ongoing government electronic surveillance. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Wyden: NSA Tech Spying Hurts Economy

The Oregon Democrat held a public forum with Silicon Valley executives to discuss the threats from ongoing government electronic surveillance.

10/08/2014

The 'Microsoft' logo is seen on a tablet screen.  (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft Asks Holder To Ease Gag On NSA Program

Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder calling on him to personally review a gag order that prevents the company and others from further discussing secret national security requests for customer emails, Skype calls and documents stored on its servers.

CBS Seattle–07/16/2013

File photo of the crest for the FBI. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ore. Muslim Sues FBI, Claims Torture

An American Muslim who says he was beaten with batons by prison interrogators while held in solitary confinement overseas for more than three months has sued the FBI and State Department, claiming the torture was done at their behest.

05/30/2013

File photo of a marijuana plant. (credit: ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images)

UN: Legalization Of Pot In States Violates International Drug Treaties

A U.N. drug agency says the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Colorado and Washington violates international drug treaties.

03/05/2013

Former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus and Paula Broadwell (Photo by ISAF via Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Focus On Conspiracy Theories Instead Of Solutions For America

Revelations surrounding David Petraeus’ affair have prompted the tin foil hat crowd on the right to find all sorts of conspiracies about why the news that CIA Director David Petraeus was having an affair with his biographer was released after the election.

11/20/2012

Voting booths (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mess In Texas

In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.

07/02/2012

Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Overwhelming Victory For Obama And Holder In Arizona Immigration Decision

President Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder won an overwhelming victory as the Supreme Court struck down 3 of 4 provisions of the controversial Arizona immigration law, SB 1070.

06/26/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Approval Rating Drops To 43% For Good Reason

Five months before the presidential election, this rating is disastrous for Obama – almost as disastrous as the lack of any results for America these past four years.

06/22/2012

US Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Calling For Eric Holder’s Resignation – Again

As the calls for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s resignation over the “Fast and Furious” gun-running scandal rages on, there is a new wave of demands for him to step down regarding yet another issue […]

06/13/2012

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