IRS agents training with AR-15 rifles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Rep. Jeff Duncan wants to know why IRS law enforcement agents are training with AR-15 rifles. As chairman of the House Homeland Security oversight subcommittee, Duncan (R-S.C.) more…

How Rand Paul can take on NSA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Senator Rand Paul is itching to challenge the constitutionality of the National Security Agency's surveillance practices before the U.S. Supreme Court, and the American Civil Liberties Union more…

House committee bill bans abortions at 20 weeks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LifeNews) With Republicans supporting it and Democrats opposed, a House committee has passed a bill that would ban abortions nationwide at 20 weeks of pregnancy. Much of the more…

2006 lawsuits over feds' surveillance languish

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Before there was Edward Snowden and the leak of explosive documents showing widespread government surveillance, there was Mark Klein _ a telecommunications technician who alleged that more…

Whistleblower: State Department squelched probes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) A State Department whistle-blower says she was threatened after turning over documents to a U.S. senator that alleged coverups of investigations into employee use of drugs more…

Stockman: Subpoena all White House-IRS calls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Well, there's a thought: Rep. Steve Stockman has a timely request for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. The Texas Republican notes in a letter more…