Nicole Ozer is amazed that California's senator is supporting bad law that will cause enormous harm to American business.
Janet Yellen, who spent decades teaching at UC Berkeley and six years running the Federal Reserve's San Francisco region, would be the first woman in the post -- which holds vast sway over the global economy.
Ryan Lizza in The New Yorker. Excerpt: In recent years, Americans have become accustomed to the idea of advertisers gathering wide swaths of information about their private transactions. The N.S.A.’s collecting of data looks a lot like what Facebook ...
Lessons From The Church Committee
Jeff Jarvis: In an extremely significant move, tech giants have written an open letter to the White House seeking surveillance reform. This should be the welcome beginning of a bigger debate Jeff Jarvis
Government spying, gas tax proposal and flibuster fight put Oregon legislators in national spotlight
Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, both D-Ore., and Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore, make the national news media on Monday.
“Even if your drug makes it onto the Obamacare plan’s formulary, getting access to a medicine can still be a costly affair for patients.”