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Rep. Cory Gardner (credit: CBS)

Cory Gardner Says He’s ‘A New Kind Of Republican’

Rep. Cory Gardner is selling himself as “a new kind of Republican” as he tries to unseat Democratic Sen. Mark Udall.

09/02/2014

Joe Nacchio talks with CBS4's Rick Sallinger (credit: CBS)

Defiant Joe Nacchio Lashes Out Against Those Who Sent Him To Prison

Former Qwest CEO Joe Nacchio lashed out at those who put him in federal prison for insider trading in a rare interview.

05/28/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Slams ‘Libertarian’ Trend On Security At Aspen Institute Forum

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Friday criticized New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for advocating security over privacy rights when it comes to national security.

07/26/2013

Sen. Mark Udall discusses the secret phone program (credit: CBS)

Udall Says Surveillance Needs To Be Reviewed

The U.S. government needs to re-examine how far it can legally go in its search for terrorists, Colorado Sen. Mark Udall said following media accounts of the Obama administration’s collection of telephone data and Internet communications.

06/10/2013

Convicted failed terror plot bomber Najibullah Zazi in FBI tapes (credit: CBS)

How Did Secret Phone Program Help Foil Aurora Man’s NYC Plot?

The government’s broad programs to collect U.S. phone records and Internet traffic helped disrupt a 2009 plot to bomb the New York City subways, a senior U.S. intelligence official said.

06/08/2013

Sen. Mark Udall discusses the secret phone program (credit: CBS)

Udall Doubts Surveillance Stopped Attacks

Two Western members of the Senate Intelligence Committee don’t believe that the federal government’s telephone surveillance has stopped terrorist attacks.

06/08/2013

Najibullah Zazi (credit: CBS)

CBS: Stellar Wind Program Blocked Terror Plot By Coloradan

A top-secret arm of the controversial Stellar Wind program set up in the wake of 9/11 is allowing the National Security Agency and the FBI to tap directly into the central servers of nine major Internet companies to extract audio, video, photos, emails and documents that let analysts track an individual’s communication, CBS News has learned.

06/06/2013

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