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A Brief Explanation of Federal Administrative Law

A Brief Explanation of Federal Administrative Law
Source: Law Librarians’ Society of Washington, D.C.
From email:

The Legislative Research Special Interest Section of the Law Librarians’ Society of Washington, D.C., Inc.

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Government And Politics

CBO -- Legislation Enacted in the 113th Congress That Will Affect Mandatory Spending or Revenues

Legislation Enacted in the 113th Congress That Will Affect Mandatory Spending or Revenues
Source: Congressional Budget Office

This report summarizes the Congressional Budget Office’s estimates of the budgetary effects of laws enacted in the 113th Congress that will affect mandatory spending or revenues.

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Business And Economics

What Went Wrong with the FISA Court

What Went Wrong with the FISA Court
Source: Brennan Center for Justice, New York University School of Law

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance (FISA) Court is no longer serving its constitutional function of providing a check on the executive branch’s ability to obtain Americans’ private communications.

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Government And Politics

FBI -- Progress Report: Panel Conducts Review of FBI Since 9/11 Commission Report

Progress Report: Panel Conducts Review of FBI Since 9/11 Commission Report
Source: FBI

A congressionally mandated panel charged with reviewing the FBI’s implementation of recommendations contained in the 9/11 Commission Report in 2004 today issued its findings.

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Government And Politics

CRS -- Cybersecurity and Information Sharing: Legal Challenges and Solutions (March 16, 2015)

Cybersecurity and Information Sharing: Legal Challenges and Solutions (PDF)
Source: Congressional Research Service (via Federation of American Scientists)

Over the course of the last year, a host of cyberattacks has been perpetrated on a number of high profile American companies.

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Business And Economics