NY Attorney General report questions efficacy of stop & frisk policy

Sunday, November 17, 2013
SOURCE: NY Attorney General

A report released by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Thursday is raising questions on whether “stop-and-frisk” has been effective in reducing crime and violence in New…

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Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s vote to approve the joint resolution to authorize military force against Syria on Sept. 4, 2013

Wednesday, September 4, 2013
SOURCE: foreign.senate.gov

Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s vote to approve the joint resolution to authorize the use of military force against the government of Syria to respond to the use of…

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Obama seeks congressional authorization for military strike against Syria

Monday, September 2, 2013

President Barack Obama announced on Saturday that he will seek congressional authorization for “limited” military actions against the Syrian regime after U.S. intelligence found evidence that chemical weapons…

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Syria: Chemical Weapons

Monday, September 2, 2013

Articles: WhatTheFolly.com: U.N. inspection report confirms “large scale” chemical weapons attack in Ghouta WhatTheFolly.com: U.S. & Russia set framework for disposing Syria’s chemical weapons; Assad signs Chemical Weapons Convention   …

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Transcript: Retired Air Force Col. Martha McSally’s testimony on drones & targeted killing – Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on April 23, 2013

Monday, May 6, 2013

Partial transcript of testimony by Colonel Martha McSally, United States Air Force (Ret.), on the “Drone Wars: The Constitutional and Counter-Terrorism Implications of Targeted Killing”. The Senate Judiciary…

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Transcript: President Barack Obama’s remarks on the Senate’s failure to pass the Toomey-Manchin gun legislation – April 17, 2013

Monday, April 29, 2013

Transcript of remarks by President Barack Obama on the Senate’s failure to expand background checks for gun purchases online and at gun shows. The press briefing was held…

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Transcript: Mark Barden, father of Sandy Hook victim Daniel Barden, on the Senate’s failure to pass the gun legislation

Monday, April 29, 2013

Transcript of remarks by Mark Barden, father of Daniel Barden who was killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School, on the Senate’s failure to expand background checks for gun…

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Transcript: Sen. Chris Murphy on the Senate’s failure to pass the Toomey-Manchin gun legislation

Monday, April 29, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on the failure to pass the gun legislation (S. 649). The press briefing was held on April 17, 2013:

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Transcript: Sen. Dick Durbin on the Senate’s failure to pass the Toomey-Manchin gun legislation

Monday, April 29, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) on the failure to pass the gun legislation (S. 649). The press briefing was held on April 17, 2013:

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Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged

Monday, April 22, 2013

Dzhokhar Anzorovich Tsarnaev, 19, of Cambridge was charged today with one count of using a weapon of mass destruction – namely, a pressure cooker bomb – in the…

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