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Clinton W.H. floated ending filibuster
In fact, some members of Bill Clinton's White House team were so tired of them in October 1994 that they floated the idea of launching a drive to "eliminate dilatory rules like the filibuster," according to a new batch of internal memos released by the Clinton presidential library Friday.
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Torturing the torture study
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein "reluctantly" accused the CIA on Tuesday of spying on her committee.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Did secret CIA whistle-blower leak to the Senate?
The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA of criminal activity in improperly searching a computer network set up for lawmakers investigating the use of torture during the Bush administration.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Cyberattacks Could Paralyze U.S., Former Defense Chief Warns
Computerworld - WASHINGTON -- As the U.S. Secretary of Defense, Leon Panetta delivered strong warnings about the risks of cyberattacks on the country.
Feinstein blasts CIA over torture-probe documents
U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein is trailed by reporters as she walks to the weekly Democratic caucus policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington March 11, 2014.
The Washington Post
Is the CIA spying on congressional computers? Herea s what you need to know.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein , chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, leaves the chamber just after saying that the CIA's improper search of a stand-alone computer network established for Congress has been referred to the Justice Department.
I got 30 months in prison. Why does Leon Panetta get a pass?
The confirmation in December that former CIA Director Leon Panetta let classified information slip to "Zero Dark Thirty" screenwriter Mark Boal during a speech at the agency headquarters should result in a criminal espionage charge if there is any truth to Obama administration claims that it isn't enforcing the Espionage Act only against political ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Leon Panetta, lecture panel examine current global tension on anniversary of World War I
James Stavridis, former Supreme Allied Commander, NATO and former Commander of the United States European Command, Michele Flournoy, former Under Secretary of Defense for Policy with Leon Panetta, chairman of the Panetta Institute and former Secretary of Defense on March 10, 2014.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Raw Story
Report: Senate Democratic staff took secret CIA documents years before anyone noticed
Democratic party staffers for the Senate Intelligence Committee obtained secret documents related to a damning report against the Central Intelligence Agency three years before the agency noticed and demanded their return, McClatchy Newspapers reported on Friday.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Bill, Strange Things are Afoot at the CIA
The CIA Inspector General's Office has asked the Justice Department to investigate allegations of malfeasance at the spy agency in connection with a yet-to-be released Senate Intelligence Committee report into the CIA's secret detention and interrogation program, McClatchy has learned.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Rep. Darrell Issa disputes his Four-Pinocchio ratings
CHRIS WALLACE: That brings up my final question for you, because you have come under fire both in the IRS and Benghazi and other investigations of your committee for political witch hunts.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Leon Panetta warns of security threats, urges U.S. vigilance
Al Qaida remains a menace, growing in places like Somalia and Yemen. The nuclear ambitions of North Korea and Iran's support of global terrorism are continuing dangers.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Fact Checker: Issa's 'suspicions' that Hillary Clinton told...
"We need to have an answer of when the Secretary of Defense had assets that he could have begun spinning up.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Utah congressman, in NH, addresses questions on Benghazi terror attack
11, 2012, Benghazi attack is still making progress and that more than a dozen depositions have been taken that the public has never heard about.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Benghazi Saga Continues – Did the “End Really Justify the Means?
This is 4 of our American Sons Today lets discuss if the 'END REALLY JUSTIFIED THE MEANS': Was Obama's run for a second Presidential term more important than the lives of our America man, and Was Hillary Clinton's preparation for a Presidential run in 2016 more important than the lives of our American men? Americans could shrug and give Obama & ... (more)
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Letter: Officials abandoned duties during Benghazi attack
Benghazi is the biggest dereliction of duty by a U.S. president, secretary of state , secretary of defense , chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and ambassador to the U.N. .