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9 HOURS AGO - WorldNetDaily

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Pope making trouble for GOP Catholics

(POLITICO) — Catholic Republicans are developing a pope problem. Earlier this month, Francis recognized Palestinian statehood. This summer, he’s going to issue an encyclical condemning environmental degradation. And in September, just as the GOP primary race heats up, Francis will travel to Washington to address Congress on climate change. Francis may be popular with the general [...]

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17 HOURS AGO - WorldNetDaily

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Only capitalism can save the planet

(THE DAILY BEAST) By Eleanor Clift A warming planet poses a threat to our way of life whether it’s man-made or a natural phenomenon, and government efforts to combat and slow its impact so far have been minimal. President Obama says our failure to act weakens national security, yet Congress is beholden to climate-change deniers and no [...]

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MAY 24, 2015 - Yahoo! News

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NSA Begins Dismantling Phone Data Collection Program

Congress did not extend the powers with expiration of key portions of the PATRIOT Act approaching.

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MAY 23, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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NSA winds down once-secret phone-records collection program

In a chaotic scene during the wee hours of Saturday, Senate Republicans blocked a bill known as the USA Freedom Act, which would have ended the NSA's bulk collection but preserved its ability to search the records held by the phone companies on a case-by-case basis. While the phone records program has never been credited with thwarting a terrorist plot, ...

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MAY 23, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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After break, Senate to reconsider Patriot Act extension

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unable to end a struggle over how to deal with government surveillance programs, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell scheduled a last-minute session to consider retaining the National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic phone records. Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky's other senator and a Republican presidential candidate, called the Senate's failure to allow an extension of the surveillance ...

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