Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Government

Submission + - Senate Delays Telecom Immunity for Recess (washingtonpost.com)

ivantheshifty writes: "The Senate on Thursday put off voting on controversial electronic surveillance legislation, in spite of what appeared to be overwhelming support for the bill. Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., and more than a dozen other senators who oppose telecom immunity threw up procedural delays that threatened to force the Senate into a midnight or weekend session. The prospect of further delays was enough to cause Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., to postpone the vote until after the weeklong July 4 vacation."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Senate Delays Telecom Immunity for Recess

Comments Filter:

Can't open /usr/fortunes. Lid stuck on cookie jar.

Working...