Tag Archives: Congress

Senate Intel Cmte – Attacking Encryption Again

The Senate Intel Committee wants to emulate Britain and France (like that works well..) and impose “not too strong an encryption, and share the keys, please” laws here, too. They have forgotten their history and sorely misjudge the possibilities. Continue reading

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Congress Needs To Tell France The Manipulation Ends

France wants to structure an end run around Congress. IMHO Congress needs to pass legislation requiring any agreement be reviewed by Congress. Assert authority, or bend over and take it… Continue reading

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Don’t “Deal” me, Bro!

My view on the present last minute push for a “Deal” (a ‘New New Deal’? …) on the US debt and taxes. Continue reading

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$86 Trillion

Congress WILL cut spending. There isn’t any other choice. The only questions are “soon and orderly” or “later and with chaos and lower GDP”. Continue reading

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Two Party System is dumb, an alternate idea…

A modest suggestion on elections. Continue reading

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