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House Follows Senate in Digital Tax Fairness

On December 12, 2013, just before Congressional recess, Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX) introduced the ‘Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act,’ H.R.3724, to “promote neutrality, simplicity,...

Anti-immigrant, Hardline Republican to head House Immigration Committee

South Carolina Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy is set to serve as chairman of the House’s immigration subcommittee. The sub-committee deals with a variety of...

Online Piracy Prioritized on Capitol Hill

“I have always stood by artists, and it is for this reason that I want to see the Stop Online Piracy Act become law....

House Rejects PATRIOT Act Extension, GOP Sucker Punched

It was a train wreck of an issue that House Republican leaders should have seen coming since November: the ultimate failure of the Patriot Act.

DOJ Dealings With New Black Panther Party Under Review

Recent moves by the Department of Justice’s Inspector General suggest a renewed fight brewing over the much hyped 2008 voter intimidation case involving members of the New Black Panther Party in Philadelphia.