Update from Capitol Hill

Freshman Representative Justin Amash has made headlines for his innovative use of social media in government accountability:

As members of Congress continue to fine-tune their Facebook-ing skills – advertising fundraisers, posting their press releases and hawking their latest cable news hit – Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., uses the social media site as an educational tool.

“I’d rather communicate about how I’m voting because that’s really what’s important here,” Amash tells CBS News. “We’re trying to educate people at home, trying to get them more involved and trying to have an influence on the rest of the Congress.”Capitol Hill

However, that’s not the only good news from Capitol Hill.  Here’s some additional liberty-oriented news from Congress this week:

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