U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power is warning Americans not to succumb to intervention fatigue.
Utah state Representative Marc Roberts has introduced a bill that would cut off water to the NSA data center near Salt Lake City.
Texas state Representative Tim Kleinschmidt introduced a bill that would nullify all federal gun control regulations.
Speaking from the White House on prime-time television on November 20, President Obama did not deliver any surprises as he unveiled his plan to use executive action to grant protection from deportation to millions of illegal immigrants. After all, the administration had already repeatedly made clear its intent to rule by decree on immigration and other issues, despite the fact that under the U.S. Constitution, only Congress may make law.
Even if a controversial provision of the USA Patriot Act used to justify the legality of warrantless searches expires on June 1 without congressional action, NSA and White House officials have already determined the warrantless surveillance program will continue on unchanged without Congress, the New York Times reported November 20.