Political Headlines - March 20, 2014

  • Why fix Internet oversight if it's not broken?: If the Internet must submit to a measure of political influence, I want the politicians to be people with the open-minded spirit of the Internet's creators, says tech columnist Hiawatha Bray.
  • DeLeo's star is on the rise: Columnist Scot Lehigh says as power is ebbing away from Governor Patrick and Senate President Murray, Mass. House Speaker Robert DeLeo is seeing his stature grow.
  • Legislative committee backs deportation limit: The bill would bar law enforcement from holding all but the most serious criminals so that federal agents can take them into custody. Immigration reporter Maria Sacchetti explains.