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  1. Oregon VA revelations 'outrage' Wyden, MerkleyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., issued a joint statement of outrage Thursday upon learning from a new internal VA audit that 30 percent of VA schedulers in Roseburg and 50 percent in White City reported pressure to manipulate or falsify data.

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  2. Enemy of the GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... than the House's, encouraged it to be passed without more changes. That was at odds with the advice of Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden and Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, who wanted another bite at Section 702. "Congress clearly intended this authority to be used ...

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  3. Wyden and Hatch Propose Bill to Prevent Tax-Refund Identity TheftRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... immediate prospect of congressional action on the bill. But the fact that there's agreement from Finance Chairman Ron Wyden (D., Ore.) and Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, the committee's ranking Republican, gives a definite boost to the legislation's ...

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  4. CIA spied on Senate, internal review findsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... a commitment there will be no further attempts to undermine congressional oversight of CIA activities," said Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, a committee member. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the California Democrat who chairs the committee, said in a statement: ...

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  5. Bayh heading review of CIA computer searchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... a "recognition that this CIA search of computers used by its oversight committee was inappropriate." Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden, a Democratic member of the committee, said Brennan should apologize to the entire panel and staff, as well as provide a "full ...

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  6. Former U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh. Matt Kryger / The StarRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    ... a "recognition that this CIA search of computers used by its oversight committee was inappropriate." Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden , a Democratic member of the committee, said Brennan should apologize to the entire panel and staff, as well as provide a ...

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  7. Should CIA Director John Brennan Resign After the Senate Spying Scandal?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... at the CIA amounted to "a tremendous failure of leadership" that merits "consequences." Committee member Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., stopped short of calling for Brennan's resignation, but demanded further action, including "a full accounting of how ...

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  8. CIA Admits It Spied on Senators, After Insisting It Didn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    ... search of Senate files, and attempted to have Senate staff prosecuted for doing their jobs," said Senator Ron Wyden, who also sits on the intelligence committee, according to the New York Times . "Director Brennan's claims to the contrary were ...

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  9. CIA Apologizes for Searching Senate Intel Committee ComputersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... accountability board "positive first steps." Other Democratic members of the committee were more critical. Senator Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) called for Brennan to make a "public apology" and Senator Mark Udall (D-Colorado) expressed a loss of confidence ...

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  10. Wyden calls for short-term ban on Internet taxRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden called on the Senate to pass a short-term extension of a ban on Internet access taxes.

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  11. Do feds have a problem with a runawaya document classification?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... documents and revamp the federal government's security-clearance system. Reps. Bennie Thompson (Miss.) and Ron Wyden (Ore.) said their bill would reduce classification costs while improving information-sharing and transparency among agencies. The ...

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  12. Yes, Admits CIA Chief, We Spied on Senate Panel Investigating TortureRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... search of Senate files, and attempted to have Senate staff prosecuted for doing their jobs," said Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said. "Director Brennan's claims to the contrary were simply not true." "What's needed now," Wyden continued, " is a public ...

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  13. Sen. Ron Wyden tries new legislative route for stalled Oregon timber, Klamath basin billsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Sen. Ron Wyden announced a new legislative gambit Thursday aimed at unsticking two key Oregon bills -- dealing with timber levels in western Oregon and water issues in the Klamath basin -- that have languished in the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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  14. CIA admits to spying on Senate staffersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Beaver Countian

    ... public, whose interests I have championed. I will fight for change at the CIA: http://t.co/uQVsvV43nB Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat on the panel and one of the agency's harsher critics, said the CIA inspector general had vindicated the ...

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  15. Ron Wyden wants CIA director to publicly apologize for agency's hacking of Senate computersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, seen in this 2014 file photo, wants a public apology from the CIA's top official, John Brennan, for his employees' hacking of Senate staff computers.

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  16. Wyden criticizes CIA search of Senate filesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden criticized the Central Intelligence Agency today after disclosure of an internal report that the agency searched the computers of the Senate Intelligence Committee.

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  17. CIA admits improperly hacking Senate computers in search of Bush-era informationRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... now been submitted to an accountability board led by retired Democratic Sen. Evan Bayh, the Journal reported. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), released a statement on the revelations Wednesday, saying "What's needed now is a public apology from Director ...

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  18. CIA Confirms Staff Inappropriately Accessed Senate Investigators' Computers; Director ApologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... of torture. The report is at the White House undergoing declassification review. Last week, Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden said he was discussing with his colleagues a seldom-used Senate Intelligence Committee process that could force release of ...

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  19. Highways, Taxes, and Partisanship: The Next CrisisRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... of Commerce. None of these proposals have sufficient support for passage. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Ranking Member Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) have been confidentially discussing a short term, six month solution as a ...

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  20. Privacy advocates hail Senate 'first step' on NSA reformRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... including divergent voices like Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Ed Markey (D-Mass.). Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Mark Udall (D-Colo.), two of the Senate's largest critics of the NSA, declined to co-sponsor the bill and have urged ...

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