House of representatives

05.05.14
Bill to end NSA's mass surveillance moves closer to a vote
05.05.14

Bill to end NSA's mass surveillance moves closer to a vote

The House Judiciary Committee is getting ready to begin mark up procedures on the USA Freedom Act,...

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03.19.13
Google testifies before House of Representatives, calls for updated email privacy laws
03.19.13

Google testifies before House of Representatives, calls for updated email privacy laws

Google's legal director of law enforcement and information security, Richard Salgado, is set to te...

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08.02.12
Apple does not plan to appear before Australian price inquiry
08.02.12

Apple does not plan to appear before Australian price inquiry

Apple is in hot water in Australia for refusing to appear in front of a House of Representatives...

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12.31.11
SOPA: Who's in and who's out?
12.31.11

SOPA: Who's in and who's out?

By now we're sure you're aware that SOPA is more than just a tomato-based noodle soup. The Stop Onl...

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12.20.11
SOPA hearing delayed until the new year as petition signatures top 25k
12.20.11

SOPA hearing delayed until the new year as petition signatures top 25k

Hearings in the US House of Representatives to finish markup on the Stop Online Piracy Act (or SOP...

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12.15.11
SOPA hearings underway, tech policy wonks can stream it live
12.15.11

SOPA hearings underway, tech policy wonks can stream it live

Like any good tech geek you're probably at least interested in, if not a little concerned by SOPA --...

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09.09.11
LightSquared faces Congressional hearing over proposed 4G network, submits revised plan
09.09.11

LightSquared faces Congressional hearing over proposed 4G network, submits revised plan

The LightSquared Express rolled in to Washington yesterday, where the House Committee on Science,...

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09.09.11
US Senate passes patent system reform bill, Obama expected to sign into law
09.09.11

US Senate passes patent system reform bill, Obama expected to sign into law

Think it's time to change our patent system? So does Congress. Yesterday, the Senate approved the Am...

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06.29.11
Skype gets Congressional approval, will help Representatives stay in touch with the common people
06.29.11

Skype gets Congressional approval, will help Representatives stay in touch with the common people

Look, Capitol Hill is a nice place to be, okay? There are interns eager to please, lobbyists keen...

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