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    Wikileaks,the Espionage Act, and the Constitution

    Constitutional law and national security scholars testified on the constitutionality of prosecuting Wikileaks founder Julian Assange under the 1917 Espionage Act. Among the topics…

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    Mortgage Services and Foreclosure Practices

    Witnesses testified about the implications of recent reports of faulty foreclosure-related documentation practices by mortgage servicers from the perspective of consumers.  Evicted…

    11,755 views
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    Immigration and the Economy

    Mayor Michael Bloomberg (I-NY), NewsCorp CEO Rupert Murdoch and others testified in support of immigration reform, urging lawmakers to provide a path to citizenship for undocumented…

    2,851 views
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    Immigrant Farm Workers

    Witnesses spoke about the American agricultural sector’s reliance on foreign, and often undocumented, workers to pick fruit and vegetables on America’s farms. Comedy…

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    Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking

    Witnesses testified on the commercial sexual exploitation of American children within U.S. borders, and their subsequent rescue and rehabilitation. A panel of congressmen testified…

    10,215 views
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    Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary

    Witnesses testified on the legacy and future of the Americans with Disabilities Act 20 years after its enactment.

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    Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Compensation Fund

    Kenneth Feinberg testified on the procedures for the submission and resolution of individuals' and businesses' claims as a result of the April 20, 2010, explosion on the Deepwater Horizon…

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    Immigration Policy

    Witnesses from faith-based organizations gave their perspectives on U.S. immigration reform and providing a way for immigrants to become legal residents. Among the topics they…

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    Oversight Of Secret Service

    Mark J. Sullivan testified about U.S. Secret Service operations. Among the topics included were presidential and dignitary protection operations, and efforts to prevent counterfeiting…

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    Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill, Legal Liability, Part 1

    Witnesses testified on on legal liability issues surrounding the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The committee was considering legislation to raise liability caps. Additionally,…

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    Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill, Legal Liability, Part 2

    Witnesses testified on on legal liability issues surrounding the Gulf Coast oil disaster. The committee was considering legislation to raise liability caps.  Only a portion of the…

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    Fraud Against Senior Citizens

    Witnesses testified about enforcement of the Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2009. They addressed issues pertaining to mail, telemarketing and Internet fraud targeting seniors.

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    Administrative Conference of the United States

    Justices Breyer and Scalia testified about the Administrative Conference of the United States, which provides administrative support for the federal judicial system. They both talked…

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    Department of Justice Oversight, Part 2

    Attorney General Holder answered members' questions about Justice Department operations and other issues. Among the topics they addressed were efforts to combat terrorism, the…

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    Department of Justice Oversight, Part 1

    At a hearing on Justice Department operations and other issues, members and Attorney General Holder made opening statements. They addressed a number of topics including efforts to…

    1,749 views
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    Voluntary Mortgage Modification

    Witnesses testified on the effects of voluntary mortgage modification on preventing home foreclosures. The hearing was a follow-up to the subcommittee’s July 9, 2009, hearing…

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    Live Sports Broadcasts and Piracy, Part 2

    The House Judiciary Committee looked at the piracy of live sports broadcasts over the Internet. Witnesses included officials from Major League Baseball, ESPN, Ultimate Fighting…

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    Live Sports Broadcasts and Piracy, Part 1

    The House Judiciary Committee looked at the piracy of live sports broadcasts over the Internet. Witnesses included officials from Major League Baseball, ESPN, Ultimate Fighting…

    95,388 views
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    Football Player Head Injuries, Panel 2

    Witnesses testified on hearing on the lasting impact of head injuries suffered by National Football League players and the coverage they receive from the benefits plans.

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    Football Player Head Injuries

    Witnesses testified on hearing on the lasting impact of head injuries suffered by National Football League players and the coverage they receive from the benefits plans.

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