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Rep. Issa: SOPA won't be approved unless fixed

GOP committee chairman says Stop Online Piracy Act hands the attorney general far too much power and will be too "controversial" for Republican leaders to send to the House floor for a vote.

By Dec. 14, 2011

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Anti-SOPA, PIPA lawmakers want Internet Bill of Rights

Sen. Ron Wyden and Rep. Darrell Issa say they want a Bill of Rights to protect Web users against censorship and those that would limit their online freedoms.

By Jun. 11, 2012

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Congressman: Google FTC probe results were leaked illegally

News of the FTC's investigation into the search giant's business practices leaked a day before being made public. Now Rep. Darrell Issa is demanding an inquiry into the leaks.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Lawmakers push SEC for new IPO regulations after Facebook gaffe

A House committee says the IPO process needs to be modernized to react to today's marketplace.

By Jun. 21, 2012

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Senator blasts leaks in FTC's Google investigation

Democrat Ron Wyden says it's "wrong" for Federal Trade Commission officials to disclose confidential information about antitrust probes.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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Congress to probe how 54.5 mpg rule was written

Were the NHTSA's latest fuel economy standards written "in secret, outside the scope of law"? Automotive News reports.

By Oct. 7, 2011

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Congressman proposes two-year ban on Net regulation bills

Rep. Darrell Issa is pushing for a cooling-off period that would prevent the federal government from introducing new Internet regulation or bills for two years.

By Nov. 28, 2012

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SOPA foes warn: Not much time left to act

If you want to head off looming votes on the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Senate's Protect IP Act, act now, congressional foes of the proposals say.

By Jan. 11, 2012

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House panel demands answers regarding Swartz prosecution

Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder says committee has "many questions" about the Justice Department's handling of the prosecution of the Internet activist, who committed suicide earlier this month.

By Jan. 28, 2013

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SOPA attracts plenty of supporters during House debate

Controversial Hollywood-backed copyright bill is embraced by majority of a House of Representatives committee. A vote may happen tomorrow.

By Dec. 15, 2011