Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Congress Whips Up Laws to Legalize Cell Phone Unlocking

When the Internet speaks, Congress jumps. Only days after the White House came out in support of a White House petition to legalize cell phone unlocking, a number of lawmakers have taken up the cause and introduced legislation.

Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to Let FCC Commissioners Meet in Private

File this one under "It makes sense, so why isn't it the law already?" department. A bipartisan group of lawmakers in both the House and the Senate are reintroducing a bill to allow three or more Federal Communications Commissioners to meet in private, as long as no official agency action is taken.

Bieber Says Sen. Klobuchar Should Be ‘Put Away’

Justin Bieber got his start on YouTube singing other people's copyrighted songs. So when he was asked on a Washington, D.C., radio show about one of the online piracy bills in Congress that would make it a felony to stream copyrighted material, the singer quickly became a politician.