In a new post on the Inside Tech Media blog, our colleagues discuss the “Quantum Computing Cybersecurity Preparedness Act,” which President Biden signed into law in the final days of 2022. The Act recognizes that current encryption protocols used by the federal government might one day be vulnerable to compromise as a result of
One Explanation for Dysfunction in the Senate
By Covington Team on
Posted in Congressional Action
Robert C. Byrd, America’s longest serving Senator, was fond of noting that the two great rights of Senators are the right to debate and the right to amend. Not generally governed by germaneness requirements, the Senate amendment process has historically been open and robust.
Non-germane amendments have been an important way for the minority party…