Thursday Mar 13
Key NSA Defender Wants to End Bulk Data Collection
One of the top supporters of the National Security Agency is now calling for an end to the agency's controversial practice of collecting data on millions of U.S. phone calls.
Wall Street Journal
Lawmaker Wants NSA Phone-Data Collection to End
The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee called for the end of the National Security Agency's mass collection of phone records and floated a proposal to replace it, a sign that a consensus might be emerging for change among lawmakers and the U.S. intelligence establishment.
The Washington Post
Senior House Dem: Replace NSA data collection with phone company alerts
House Intelligence Committee ranking member Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger , left, and Chairman Mike Rogers in 2012.
What if legislators didn't have to draw majority-minority districts? Democrats would lose big
The Voting Rights Act saw one of its main enforcement mechanisms gutted last summer in the controversial and partisan 5-4 Supreme Court decision Shelby County v.
Ruppersberger proposes National One Love Day
Nearly four years after her death, U.S. Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger wants to help turn the anniversary of that tragedy into a positive moment.
Yeardley Love's mother hopes for nationwide remembrance day
"May 3rd was the worst day of our lives, for both Lexie and me. I lost my precious daughter, Yeardley, and Lexie lost her sister and best friend to relationship violence," says Sharon Love of Baltimore, Md.