In case you hadn't already heard, last week a Congressional coalition of civil liberty-loving lefties and libertarian-leaning righties joined together to try and curb the NSA.
Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), a fierce critic of the scope of the NSA's collection activities, has said he is aware of no other
Both were part of a remarkably slim 217 to 205 majority that voted down an amendment by Reps. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) and
In a sign of growing concern over Congress's reaction to the revelations of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, the White House publicly announced its opposition to a House push to block the spy agency's bulk collection of ordinary Americans' phone records on Tuesday.
Conyers also noted that this time, on the Democratic side, members up to and including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
Taking to Twitter, Amash suggested it was ironic for the Obama administration to call the debate over his amendment insufficiently