The Federal Reserve and the U.S. Treasury Department want to expand the record-keeping required of financial services companies. Currently, banks and other companies are required to record the names, addresses and other information of any customers transferring more than $3,000. The feds are considering reducing or eliminating the minimum amount required for reporting, saying it would help fight terrorism and money laundering.
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.
Let people join with the like-minded to reject officials and laws that don’t suit them and to construct systems that do.
The president's final batch of clemency actions includes commutations for dozens of nonviolent drug offenders.