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  1. Dem Senator: GOP Making Lynch Hearing into 'Soundbite Factory for Fox News'Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Mediaite.com

    Some Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee questioned the witnesses called for the Loretta Lynch confirmation hearing. Senator Dianne Feinstein complained that Republicans just wanted to use the hearing as an excuse to beat up on President Obama and Eric Holder .

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  2. Feinstein: GOP Using Lynch HearingJust to Complain About Obama, HolderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Senator Dianne Feinstein today scolded Republican colleagues on the Senate Judiciary Committee by using the hearing for potential next attorney general Loretta Lynch as another forum to just complain about President Obama and Eric Holder. Witnesses called by the GOP include Sharyl Attkisson, Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke , and Catherine Engelbrecht, the head of True the Vote, one of the groups targeted by the IRS.

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  3. Security Takeaways From the Loretta Lynch HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Call

    ... the Army Field Manual has proven to be a very effective way of handling high-target detainees." . To Sen. Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., seeking an OLC memo on intelligence activities under Executive Order 12333: "Senator, I think that with respect to ...

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  4. CBS News Face the Nation Finishes First in ViewersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... NATION featured interviews with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and USA Today columnist Jarrett Bell. The week's analysis panel included Susan Page of USA Today and WUSA's Capital ...

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  5. The Senate Has Confirmed Loretta Lynch Is Not Eric Holder. Will It Confirm Her?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... being] used to criticize the administration and areas that Loretta Lynch had nothing to do with," said Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. "I guess that's the coin of our realm here." Still, many of the committee members, including Holder's fiercest ...

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  6. Sen. Feinstein's anti-marijuana stance shows she's too old school for CaliforniaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    It has been suggested -- by a majority of California voters -- that Dianne Feinstein has served long enough in the U.S. Senate. Some thought it was time for some new blood; others thought she is simply too old to keep in touch with one of the nation's most forward-looking, youth-oriented states.

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  7. Attorney General hopeful Lynch says she's no Eric HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... promise of America because I have lived the promise of America," Lynch said in her opening statement. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said of all the attorney general statements she's witnessed, "yours was the best. I see the combination of steel ...

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  8. ACLU asks judge to block attempt to repossess copies of CIA torture reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Beaver Countian

    ... and the investigation of it. The report was produced when the committee was led by the California Democrat Dianne Feinstein. Once Burr, a North Carolina Republican, took over the committee, he moved almost immediately to keep the full report ...

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  9. California protects the chickens, Al Gore targets the humansRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... supports the standard and wants it enacted on the federal level, as proposed by California Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein. That would assure that their competitors won't be able to undersell them by bypassing the expense of compliance. All costs, ...

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  10. How Chuck Schumer Undercut Loretta Lynch as He Endorsed Her for Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... also undercut the attorney general nominee when he was supposed to be endorsing her. Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, in her own endorsement of Lynch, did the same thing, to a lesser degree, when Feinstein said she could see "the ...

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  11. In Torture Report Face-Off, ACLU Fights GOP Repo ManRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... copies of the 6,700-page report, which Burr says was inappropriately transmitted by his predecessor, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). Feinstein disputes that characterization. The ACLU and other human rights groups charge that Burr's request is an ...

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  12. ACLU asks court to block 'extraordinary' spy doc shuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hill

    ... the public in December, but the full 6,900-page analysis remains classified. At the time, then-Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) sent the report to the White House to distribute to relevant agencies. The ACLU has filed a lawsuit under the ...

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  13. Senate to Loretta Lynch: How are you different than Eric Holder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... for lower appointments. If confirmed, Lynch would become the first black female U.S. attorney general. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., a longtime member of the Judiciary panel, called Lynch's opening statement "the best" of any she has heard. While ...

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  14. DHS to Start Collecting Iris and Facial Recognition Images at BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... of crime or not. Indeed, when the NSA's total surveillance programs came to light, supporters such as Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) were quick to say that such techniques were responsible for stopping terror ...

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  15. NIAC Applauds Successful Efforts to Halt Senate Sanctions BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Payvand News of Iran

    ... also commend the efforts of members of the House and Senate who worked to stop the sanctions bill. Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) and Christopher Murphy (D-CT) worked with their colleagues to develop a resolution aimed at giving Senators an ...

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  16. ACLU moves to block return of 'torture report' to HillRead the original story

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... hold the governors accountable to the governed.'" Last month, the committee's chairman at the time - Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) - delivered the final, full report to various executive branch agencies. She did so a day after the formal release ...

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  17. Democrats in Senate delay backing sanctions until March 24Read the original story

    Yesterday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... sanctions have been seeking alternative legislation to draw support away from the Menendez-Kirk bill. Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on Tuesday introduced a non-binding resolution that would warn Iran that new sanctions ...

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  18. Feinstein and CIA step up war over spying on SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    This April 3, 2014 file photo shows Senator Dianne Feinstein D-CA as she walks to a closed meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The lawmaker behind the explosive US Senate report on enhanced interrogation techniques presented several torture prevention proposals on January 5, 2015 to President Barack Obama including a ban on the CIA holding detainees.

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  19. Berkeley Post Office No Longer For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC Bay Area

    ... one of which was commercial real estate firm CBRE, whose chairman is Richard Blum, the husband of U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the newspaper reported.

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  20. Feinstein Disputes CIA Report on Spying on SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Roll Call

    The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee is disputing findings of a CIA Accountability Board review that determined no one should be punished for accessing Senate computer files. "The bottom line is that the CIA accessed a Senate Intelligence Committee computer network without authorization, in clear violation of a signed agreement between the committee and former Director Leon Panetta," Sen. Dianne Feinstein said in a statement.

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