Senator Rand Paul and a few colleagues will try to block an extension of the controversial Patriot Act provisions using a filibuster, Paul confirmed Monday in an interview.
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It was a year ago today that the iconic Washington Monument reopened to the public after it was damaged by a 2011 earthquake. The Monument has been a magnet for historic occurrences, and here are some highlights.
Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, is again taking your questions about our courts and the Constitution.
Congress faces a big task this month trying to decide the fate of the controversial Section 215 program, which allows the NSA to collect huge amounts of phone records. So what exactly are its options?
Harry Truman went from being a county judge to deciding to use atomic warfare at World War II’s end. Here’s a quick look at 10 facts about Truman’s sudden ascendency to the White House—and the deal with his middle name.