Big Data

How R's Are Catching Up with D's on Data

David M Drucker, Washington Examiner

Republican campaigns and political groups will for the first time have access to a data clearinghouse that marries voters’ traditional contact information and history with their digital online profiles and Internet viewing habits.

Sens. Slam Dodd-Frank Agency for Snooping

Brendan Bordelon, Daily Caller

Republican senators, chief among them Mike Crapo, slammed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray for his agency’s massive data collection program. The CFPB has the ability to snoop into all credit card purchases. 

NSA Grabs Your Google, Yahoo Data

Byron Acohido, USA Today

An NSA data snooping program, MUSCULAR, was revealed to be copying all traffic flowing between Google and Yahoo. In the latest leak from Edward Snowden, NSA partnered with the British GCHQ, on MUSCULAR.

The Neo Con Folly of “Preemption” Defies the Wisdom of Ronald Reagan

We can’t shoot our way to victory over radical Islam – this is a cultural war – and preemptive strikes and the creation of the all-pervasive surveillance state necessary to make them a success defy the wisdom and the success of the one proven model we have for winning a cultural war; Ronald Reagan’s victory over communism.