Sen. Wyden: NSA Tech Spying Hurts EconomyThe Oregon Democrat held a public forum with Silicon Valley executives to discuss the threats from ongoing government electronic surveillance.
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.
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.
UN: Legalization Of Pot In States Violates International Drug TreatiesA U.N. drug agency says the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in Colorado and Washington violates international drug treaties.
Opinion: Republicans Focus On Conspiracy Theories Instead Of Solutions For AmericaRevelations 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.
Opinion: Mess In TexasIn 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.
Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of CongressAttorney 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.
Opinion: Overwhelming Victory For Obama And Holder In Arizona Immigration DecisionPresident 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.
Opinion: Obama’s Approval Rating Drops To 43% For Good ReasonFive 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.
Opinion: Calling For Eric Holder’s Resignation – Again