Congress

03.18.15
Lawmaker resigns after Instagramming his suspicious spending
03.18.15

Lawmaker resigns after Instagramming his suspicious spending

One of GOP's rising stars has resigned from Congress, in part because his own Instagram posts have...

By M. Moon,   03.18.15
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02.24.15
AP: Lawmaker's Instagram account proves he's misusing taxpayer money
02.24.15

AP: Lawmaker's Instagram account proves he's misusing taxpayer money

Rep. Aaron Schock (R) from Illinois has been spending taxpayer money on renting private jets, gett...

By M. Moon,   02.24.15
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01.23.15
New York Congressman knows what the kids like: Trump GIFs
01.23.15

New York Congressman knows what the kids like: Trump GIFs

Remember last week when Speaker of the House John Boehner was raked over the coals for reducing a...

By T. O'Brien,   01.23.15
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01.15.15
The GOP version of net neutrality leaves out Title II
01.15.15

The GOP version of net neutrality leaves out Title II

While the FCC gets ready to vote on its new plan for net neutrality next month, a couple of Republ...

By R. Lawler,   01.15.15
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01.09.15
Following Sony hacks, Congress revisits much-maligned spying bill
01.09.15

Following Sony hacks, Congress revisits much-maligned spying bill

Politicians know that the best time to clamp down on security is following an attack on a nation's...

By S. Dent,   01.09.15
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10.22.14
Congress won't pass a law letting the FBI access your encrypted data
10.22.14

Congress won't pass a law letting the FBI access your encrypted data

Just because FBI director James Comey believes his agency has a right to see your phone's encrypt...

By J. Fingas,   10.22.14
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10.02.14
Senators warn NFL about resisting blackout policy changes
10.02.14

Senators warn NFL about resisting blackout policy changes

Despite the FCC voting to repeal the NFL's decades-old blackout protection, the league still has t...

By B. Steele,   10.02.14
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08.22.14
US House of Representatives faces Wikipedia ban thanks to trollish edits
08.22.14

US House of Representatives faces Wikipedia ban thanks to trollish edits

We already know that the United States Congress (or the countless people it employs) can't seem to...

By C. Velazco,   08.22.14
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08.01.14
President Obama signs cell phone unlocking bill into law
08.01.14

President Obama signs cell phone unlocking bill into law

The White House today announced that President Obama was signing the "Unlocking Consumer Choice an...

By K. Hodgkins,   08.01.14
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