Lehigh Valley's U.S. Rep.
From the Salt Lake Tribune: "Occupy Provo sees the acts as threats to civil liberty. Occupy Provo is Utah County’s branch of the
Dent has been at the forefront of legislation that would enable the
Still, there's no set plans for a committee debate, and Dent's bill has just three other co-sponsors, Jason Altmire, D-Pa.,
From the Morning Call in October:
Al-Awlaki's death spurred a debate over whether the United States was morally or even legally justified in killing a U.S. citizen without a trial. That conversation spurred Dent and Lieberman to revisit the issue; they reintroduced their legislation this week.
The bill would give the U.S. State Departmentthe authority to determine whether a U.S. citizen has acted in a way that is a clear indication of his intent to renounce his citizenship. Such acts would include: providing support to a foreign terrorist group or engaging in terrorist attacks against the United States or its allies.