Sen. Ted Kennedy

The Senate is set to extend warrantless wiretapping already approved by the House and President Obama. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Congress Approves Warrantless Wiretapping Program

The Senate delayed a final vote on whether or not to add oversight and privacy safeguards to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) amendments that allows federal agencies to conduct warrantless wiretapping.

12/28/2012

Then Sen. Edward M.Kennedy waves to the audience at the Democratic National Convention 2008 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colo., on Aug. 25, 2008. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Sen. Kennedy Aide Gets Prison Sentence

A former aide to the late Sen. Edward Kennedy has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for stealing more than $75,000 from the Senate by giving himself unauthorized salary and bonuses.

03/31/2012

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