Politicians' opinions about the maneuver depend on which party is in power.
Lawmakers are peddling restrictions on self-defense and other rights to a frightened public.
Some privacy activists say the bill still falls short.
Since FOSTA passed in 2018, "sex workers have faced increased violence" and "have been forced onto the streets," the California congressman says.
Proposed federal legislation would move overstressed child protection systems in the wrong direction.
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It would fast-track FDA review of applications to free the pill from prescriptions and let people use health savings accounts for non-Rx drugs.
The Senate majority leader delivers hollow partisan victories and little else.
Congress Ramps Up War on Sex Workers and Their Customers With Secret Votes on Four New 'Protection' Laws
A national strategy for arresting sex buyers and letting local cops wiretap sex workers are among the approved changes.
No man's life, liberty or property are safe while the legislature is in session. That goes double in California.
Because that's totally going to fix congressional incompetence.
The GOP would be on higher ground if it stood on principle for a tax code that treats everyone the same.
Wiretapping Sex Workers, Punishing Pre-Crime, and National Strategy to Stop Sex-Buyers Approved by Senate
Congress moves to grant Trump administration vast new policing powers, because "sex trafficking."
Communities are finally starting to realize there's a better way.
The legislation is part of the larger Blue Lives Matter movement.
An Iowan legislator introduced a bill to require diversity of thought on college campuses in the state.
Supporters of the bill say current rules infringe on students' due process rights.
The new warning would tell customers that tattoos can disqualify them from a military career.
Bill would let people sue porn websites for damages if they think they're addicted
Richard Pan's bill reflects a busybody mindset that undermines parents and endangers children.
A transparency bill that would require 72 hours for review of legislation before its voted on is meeting a lot of resistance.
Hard cases make bad law and exploiting grief is bad politics.
The continuing fight for e-mail privacy and against terrible aspects of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act.
Dem Congressman Doesn't Like Leaks About Immigration Bill: Gotta Look at the "Totality of the Issues"
Says "confidentiality" needed for the process to work
So Senate Democratic Whip says
Democrats may soon have veto-proof majority in the state's legislature