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12.16.15
Congress will give NASA nearly $20 billion next year
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Congress will give NASA nearly $20 billion next year

Lawmakers do right by the space agency for once.

By A. Tarantola,   12.16.15
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07.15.15
Emailing your members of Congress just got much easier
07.15.15

Emailing your members of Congress just got much easier

It's supposed to be easier to email Congresspeople than it is to pick up the phone, but that's not...

By J. Fingas,   07.15.15
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05.13.15
House approves NSA reform
05.13.15

House approves NSA reform

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed the USA Freedom Act on Wednesday in a sw...

By J. Conditt,   05.13.15
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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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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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07.11.14
The United States Congress edits Wikipedia constantly
07.11.14

The United States Congress edits Wikipedia constantly

Members of the United States House of Representatives and Senate -- or, more likely, their interns...

By B. Gilbert,   07.11.14
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06.19.14
House passes amendment to cut NSA's 'backdoor search' funding
06.19.14

House passes amendment to cut NSA's 'backdoor search' funding

Following a push from several Representatives, the House has pushed through an amendment -- tagged...

By M. Smith,   06.19.14
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02.26.14
​House passes bill that legalizes phone unlocking, with a frustrating caveat
02.26.14

​House passes bill that legalizes phone unlocking, with a frustrating caveat

Still unsure where unlocking your mobile device falls under the eyes of the law? Legislation just...

By S. Buckley,   02.26.14
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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...

By S. Silbert,   03.19.13
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