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1 hr ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

Senate Denounces the CIA

The Central Intelligence Agency has faced strong scrutiny from the Senate in the wake of newly declassified reports and revelations of Bush-era "enhanced interrogation" techniques .

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Related Topix: George Bush, W., Guantanamo Bay, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

4 hrs ago | Free Republic

Feinstein Invokes Nazis Concerning Unaccompanied Minors on Border

I just read where Senator Dianne Feinstein has likened deporting the unaccompanied children at the U.S.-Mexican border to deporting Jews back to Nazi Germany.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Hill

Privacy fight returns for cyber bill

Privacy advocates are dusting off a months-old campaign to block cybersecurity legislation that they warn would send too much personal information into government hands.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Dutch Ruppersberger, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Saxby Chambliss

OpEdNews

Obama administration drops investigation into CIA spying on US Senate

When Edward Snowden revealed the extent of the NSA's spying program, senators Dianne Feinstein and Lindsey Graham rose to the agency's defense.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Liberal Political News

My Mother Lode

California Voters Set Record

California voters make history, but this may not be a record state officials want to tout.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom McClintock, Barbara Boxer, California, US Senate, Democrat, California Government, Imperial County, CA

Red Bluff Daily News

Supervisors to vote on declaration to separate from California

RED BLUFF >> The Board of Supervisors is scheduled Tuesday to discuss adopting a resolution declaring Tehama County's support for a separation from the state of California and formation of a new state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Doug LaMalfa, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barbara Boxer, US Senate, Democrat, Red Bluff, CA, Tehama County, CA, Shasta, CA

The Billings Outpost

Maybe collars would get Congress' attention

After years of writing about politics and other relatively serious subjects, I was just about convinced that nothing much could shock me anymore.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Brian Schweitzer, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Kos

Torture probably ongoing; Democrats sweep it under the rug

Senator Dianne Feinstein made headlines denouncing the CIA last March 11 for spying on the Senate committee tasked with investigating the CIA's post-9/11 torture program.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican, Prison

Fire Dog Lake

CIA, Senate and a Constitutional Crisis Resolved

The DOJ won't investigate Sen. Dianne Feinstein's "grave concerns" the CIA "violated the separation of powers principles embodied in the United States Constitution."

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Democrat

Reuters

U.S. Congress seen backing extension of Iran nuclear pact

The U.S. Congress will ultimately support an extension of an interim agreement of talks on Iran's nuclear program, lawmakers and congressional aides said, despite calls by Republicans and some Democrats to abandon negotiations and return to tough sanctions to deter Tehran from building a nuclear bomb.

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Related Topix: US News, Robert Menendez, US Politics, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Kirk, Republican

Point Reyes Light

Keep on shucking

Our family almost didn't buy the oyster farm. Like all the ranches on Point Reyes, the farm can't succeed without the seashore's support, so we called then-Superintendent Don Neubacher before buying it to ask him what he thought.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

National Journal

How the U.S. Is Trying to Convince Central American Parents to Keep Their Kids Home

It's an image plastered on a poster to be spread around El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator John Hoeven, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake

JD Supra

Senate Intelligence Committee Approves Cybersecurity Information Sharing Bill

Last month , we noted that Sen. Dianne Feinstein released a discussion draft of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ron Wyden, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Republican, Saxby Chambliss

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Boxer Praises Senate Passage of the Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer today praised the Senate's passage of the Distinguished Flying Cross National Memorial Act, bipartisan legislation that designates the Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial at the March Field Air Museum in Riverside, California, as a national memorial to recognize members of our Armed Forces who have distinguished ... (more)

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Related Topix: Barbara Boxer, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ken Calvert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mark Takano, Riverside (Riverside, CA)

National Review Online

Jessica Vaughan

Championed by congressional Democrats such as Senator Dianne Feinstein, the law was a hastily written attempt to improve the handling of trafficked children who came into the custody of immigration authorities, either at the border or within the country.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Kids, Illegal Immigration

TheBlaze.com

Dianne Feinstein Compares Sending Illegals Home to Turning Away...

Sen. Dianne Feinstein speaks about student loans for women during a news conference on Capitol Hill, June 4, 2014 in Washington, D.C. On the Democratic side, Sens. Richard J. Durbin of Illinois, the chamber's No.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC)

The Miami Herald

Justice Department: No charges in CIA/Senate spat

The Justice Department says no criminal charges will be brought in connection with a dispute between the CIA and Senate Intelligence Committee over the handling of sensitive classified material.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Boy Genius

You should be OUTRAGED: New privacy-killing bill is now a step closer to becoming law

We all remember the outrage that swept the Internet and ultimately played a role in defeating CISPA , a proposed law that would have allowed government agencies and tech companies to exchange private information about United States citizens without their knowledge and without a warrant.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

NewsReview.com

The 420

I'm a middle-aged professional woman who started using cannabis a couple of years ago due to illness.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Drugs

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

March's anger over Senate's torture report fades to silence

On March 11, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., threw a gauntlet on the floor of the Senate, explosively accusing the Central Intelligence Agency of violating the Constitution by spying on her committee during its study of the agency's post-9/11 enhanced interrogation program.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, John McCain, Republican, Senator Marco Rubio, Computers

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