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Oct 01
John Tyler’s stormy start to a mostly forgotten presidency

John Tyler’s stormy start to a mostly forgotten presidency

As part of Constitution Daily’s Forgotten Presidents week, we look at John Tyler – who boldly set the precedent for presidential succession, and was promptly kicked out of his own political party.

Article I, Civic Calendar
Oct 01
Why ending metadata collection is ‘privacy theater’

Why ending metadata collection is ‘privacy theater’

In this excerpt from testimony before the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, former NSA general counsel and former Homeland Security assistant secretary Stewart Baker explains why the government's bulk collection of phone records is legal and necessary.

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