Democrats use Twitter to amplify House sit-in over gun control
Social networks are standing in when TV isn't an option.
House votes down privacy measure blocking backdoors
Support for the provision dwindled in the wake of the Orlando shootings.
Republican budget proposal would gut net neutrality
The House bill sets out to punish the FCC for tighter telecom regulations.
Senate introduces bill to limit the FBI's new hacking rules
The Stop Mass Hacking Act would specifically block search warrants for remote computers.
Congressional IT desk warns representatives of ransomware threats
Be careful what you click on, Congress.
Email privacy bill passes Congress with flying colors
The bill would require authorities to get a warrant to access old emails.
Congress asks the NSA how often it spies on Americans
A House letter asks if surveillance is sweeping up US residents by mistake.
House votes to block FCC from regulating broadband prices
H.R. 2666 targets an important provision in the FCC's open internet rules.
US bill would train law enforcement to fight online harassment
The proposed law would pay $20 million per year to help cops and lawyers understand virtual threats.