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Surveillance debate produces unusual alliances

...cause with liberal Democrats.Tea party conservative Sen. Mike Lee of Utah is pairing with liberal stalwart Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont to push for Senate passage of the USA Freedom Act, which would end the National Security Agency's collection...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-24
State
Analysis: Dems reach breaking point on filibusters

...federal government, he said, and fallout from the filibuster rules change will make matters worse.Vermont Democrat Patrick Leahy, now the Senate's longest-serving member, said he resisted changing filibuster rules for years, even when fellow...

http://juneauempire.com/charles-babington/2013-11-29/analysis-dems-reach-breakin
Outside editorial: Act on Shield Law

...awaits a decision on a course of action from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., has placed two options on the Senate calendar for Reid's consideration; He needs to pick one. Sound...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102907/opi_20071029006.shtml
Opinion
Stevens attends funeral

...is scheduled to return in the early morning hours of Tuesday. The only other senator to make the trip was Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont. Before he left, Stevens praised Hussein, whom he met several times at international conferences and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_stevens.html
Local
Outside editorial: Terror on the docket

...our nation has relied upon a faithful adherence to the rule of law," he said. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., lauded the decision he said would "demonstrate to the world that the most powerful nation on Earth also...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111709/opi_518735612.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...is scheduled to return in the early morning hours of Tuesday. The only other senator to make the trip was Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont. Before he left, Stevens praised Hussein, whom he met several times at international conferences and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Loc_stevens.shtml
Right way, wrong way to look back

...John Conyers, the virulent anti-Bush chair of the House Judiciary Committee, and his Senate counterpart, Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, have talked about creating a "truth commission" to probe and report on some of the Bush administration's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031309/opi_408678784.shtml
Outside column: Before pursuing Bush & Co., let's acknowledge our own guilt

...years. It's a view advanced by many, including Sen. Patrick Leahy, who wants to empanel a "truth commission" and CNN...pretends it has never heard of George W. Bush while Patrick Leahy demands his head on a pike. But some of us know the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052409/opi_443391511.shtml
Outside editorial: Open government

...the amount and types of information they released. The Open Government Act of 2007, originally sponsored by Sens. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and John Cornyn, R-Texas, would change that and give the sneered-at and too-easily-stymied Freedom...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123107/opi_20071231099.shtml
Opinion
This Day in History

...to Glendale, Calif. In 2001, letters postmarked in Trenton, N.J., were sent to senators Tom Daschle and Patrick Leahy. The letters later tested positive for anthrax. In the world In 1962, Uganda won autonomy from British rule. In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100903/sta_history.shtml
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