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Barack Obama: ‘Freedom Without Commitment to Others is Unworthy of Our Ideals’
September 6, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5395833043President Obama's DNC SpeechPresident Barack Obama accepted the nomination and addressed the Democratic National Convention Thursday night, talking his accomplishments, goals, and the importance of the people in his job.2012-09-06 23:57:00disabled2276718674OykLAV-69QEtrue145729News Wrap: Senate approves bill reshaping NSA surveillanceIn our news wrap Tuesday, the Senate passed the USA Freedom Act to replace expired provisions of the Patriot Act, including the NSA’s legal authority to collect bulk phone records. The new legislation will impose limits on collection and access to the records. Also, Western and Arab nations met in Paris to pledge new support to Iraq in the fight against the growing Islamic State threat.2015-06-02 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Screen-Shot-2015-06-02-at-6.35.32-PM-320x196.png2365501836BAdsUBpm62s145655Will Rand Paul’s surveillance stance pay off with voters?Gwen Ifill talks to Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report and Tamara Keith of NPR about the 2016 campaign launches of former Gov. Martin O’Malley and Sen. Lindsey Graham, why Sen. Rand Paul took a stand on the Patriot Act, and remembering Beau Biden, son of Vice President Joe Biden, who died over the weekend at the age of 46.2015-06-01 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/politicsmonday-320x196.jpg2365500956GH0MEr9UEEE145621What happens now that the NSA isn’t logging your callsFor the first time in nearly 14 years, the National Security Agency is no longer allowed to log every time an American picks up the telephone to call someone. Overnight, three key provisions of the Patriot Act were allowed by the Senate to expire, despite exhortations by the White House. Gwen Ifill talks to Charlie Savage of The New York Times about what happens now.2015-06-01 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/184060520-320x196.jpg2365500866x1js7EnJS8I
President Barack Obama accepted his party's nomination for president and addressed the Democratic National Convention on Thursday. Drawing on a top theme from his 2008 campaign, Mr. Obama said, "The election four years ago wasn't about me. It was about you. My fellow citizens -- you were the change."
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