S. 2344 - Liberty Through Strength Act II

Armed forces and national security. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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A bill to provide authority for access to certain business records collected under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 prior to November 29, 2015, to make the authority for roving surveillance, the authority to treat individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and title VII of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 permanent, and to modify the certification… More
A bill to provide authority for access to certain business records collected under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 prior to November 29, 2015, to make the authority for roving surveillance, the authority to treat individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and title VII of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 permanent, and to modify the certification requirements for access to telephone toll and transactional records by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Liberty Through Strength Act II

S. 2344 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to provide authority for access to certain business records collected under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 prior to November 29, 2015, to make the authority for roving surveillance, the authority to treat individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and title VII of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 permanent, and to modify the certification requirements for access to telephone toll and transactional records by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide authority for access to certain business records collected under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 prior to November 29, 2015, to make the authority for roving surveillance, the authority to treat individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers, and title VII of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 permanent, and to modify the certification requirements for access to telephone toll and transactional records by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Liberty Through Strength Act II
  • Liberty Through Strength Act II
Sponsor
Tom Cotton
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Armed forces and national security
  • Business records
  • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
  • Government information and archives
  • Intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
  • Telephone and wireless communication
  • Terrorism
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Major Actions
Introduced12/02/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced12/02/2015
12/02/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
12/02/2015Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from Republican/Conservative, which…

opposed this bill

Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
$14,631,643

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Liberty Through Strength Act II

0 organizations supported this bill

1 organization opposed this bill

FreedomWorks
Pye, Jason (2015, December 2). Bill That Sidesteps Protections in the USA Freedom Act is Big Brother on Steroids. Retrieved December 3, 2015, from FreedomWorks.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from Republican/Conservative interest groups, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$18,050
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$369,382
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$130,836
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$6,100
John BoozmanRAR$0$20,232
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$134,199
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$113,725
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$10,000
Bill CassidyRLA$0$303,273
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$1,500
William Thad CochranRMS$0$7,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,650
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$0$28,370
John CornynRTX$0$78,605
Tom CottonRAR$0$1,229,842
Mike CrapoRID$0$36,594
Ted CruzRTX$0$1,875,947
Steve DainesRMT$0$224,025
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$174,861
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$1,000
Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,342,999
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$392,155
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$-35
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$48,088
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$150,779
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$21,500
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$129,337
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$15,400
Jim InhofeROK$0$48,174
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$35,445
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$796,764
Tim KaineDVA$0$100
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$207,275
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$0$142,490
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$727,234
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$0$171,070
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$228,606
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$1,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,700
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$38,750
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$447,992
David PerdueRGA$0$199,928
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$0$205,086
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$0$45,587
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$92,967
Mike RoundsRSD$0$63,381
Marco RubioRFL$0$850,205
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$691,801
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$1,500
Tim ScottRSC$0$263,161
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,000
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,700
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$0$596,373
Jon TesterDMT$0$0
John ThuneRSD$0$166,033
Thom TillisRNC$0$218,634
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,278,152
Tom UdallDNM$0$2,000
David VitterRLA$0$1,500
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$1,700
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$2,550
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$2,000
Ron WydenDOR$0$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$18,050
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$369,382
Tammy BaldwinDWI$0$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$18,900
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$130,836
Cory A. BookerDNJ$0$6,100
John BoozmanRAR$0$20,232
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$134,199
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$0$113,725
Ben CardinDMD$0$0
Tom CarperDDE$0$0
Bob CaseyDPA$0$10,000
Bill CassidyRLA$0$303,273
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$1,500
William Thad CochranRMS$0$7,250
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$21,650
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0
Bob CorkerRTN$0$28,370
John CornynRTX$0$78,605
Tom CottonRAR$0$1,229,842
Mike CrapoRID$0$36,594
Ted CruzRTX$0$1,875,947
Steve DainesRMT$0$224,025
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$174,861
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$1,000
Deb FischerRNE$0$185,221
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$1,342,999
Al FrankenDMN$0$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$392,155
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$-35
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$48,088
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$150,779
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$21,500
Martin HeinrichDNM$0$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$0$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$129,337
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$0
John HoevenRND$0$15,400
Jim InhofeROK$0$48,174
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$35,445
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$796,764
Tim KaineDVA$0$100
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0
Mark KirkRIL$0$207,275
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
James LankfordROK$0$142,490
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$727,234
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$0$0
John McCainRAZ$0$171,070
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$228,606
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$1,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$0
Jerry MoranRKS$0$7,700
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$38,750
Chris MurphyDCT$0$0
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$447,992
David PerdueRGA$0$199,928
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0
Rob PortmanROH$0$205,086
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
Harry ReidDNV$0$0
Jim RischRID$0$45,587
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$92,967
Mike RoundsRSD$0$63,381
Marco RubioRFL$0$850,205
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$691,801
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$1,500
Tim ScottRSC$0$263,161
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$4,000
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$2,700
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$0$596,373
Jon TesterDMT$0$0
John ThuneRSD$0$166,033
Thom TillisRNC$0$218,634
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$1,278,152
Tom UdallDNM$0$2,000
David VitterRLA$0$1,500
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$1,700
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$0$2,550
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$2,000
Ron WydenDOR$0$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
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