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sen. joseph lieberman


Sen. Joe Lieberman: Google's Blogger needs 'terrorist' button

Saying that alleged pipe-bomber Jose Pimentel used a Blogger-based blog to spread hate-filled screeds and links to bomb-making instructions, Lieberman sends letter to Google CEO Larry Page expressing opinion that Blogger should feature a content-flagging button like YouTube's.

By November 24, 2011


Lieberman defends emergency Net authority plan

But Obama administration expresses concerns with Connecticut senator's bill, saying there may be no need for new laws.

By June 15, 2010


Lieberman questions accessibility, privacy of court docs

Sen. Joe Lieberman asks federal court system to explain why it charges for online copies of court records and why personal information in them is not better protected.

By February 27, 2009


Senate readies for fight over cybersecurity surveillance

Sen. Joe Lieberman says his cybersecurity bill is necessary to prevent terrorists from dumping "raw sewage into our lakes." But privacy groups call it a big step toward Big Brother.

By November 13, 2012


FBI: Lieberman campaign, not hackers, caused 2006 Web site crash

Just before being defeated in the primary by antiwar Democrat Ned Lamont, the Connecticut senator's Web site went offline. The cause: a flub by his own sys admin, FBI says.

By April 9, 2008


Senator urges Obama to issue 'cybersecurity' executive order

After a Senate vote on a federal cybersecurity law was blocked, Sen. Lieberman pressures the president to move forward and publish an executive order with similar advisory guidelines.

By September 24, 2012


Details of new Senate climate bill emerge

A summary of the legislation, known as the "American Power Act," is being circulated as Sens. John Kerry and Joseph Lieberman get set to introduce the bill.

By May 12, 2010


Senator: TSA's whole-body scans are 'right thing'

Lieberman, who caucuses with Democrats, applauds TSA's new screening techniques, saying they're "necessary" and criticism is unfounded.

By November 16, 2010


Senators decry link between Egypt, 'kill switch' bill

Joseph Lieberman and two other senators who hope to hand the president emergency Internet authority are protesting comparisons to Egypt cutting off the Net.

By February 2, 2011