In an article published by the Guardian, Patriot Act creator, Jim Sensenbrenner criticized the NSA overreach and called for more reforms for the intelligence agency’s programs. After mentioning that the NSA scandal didn’t just hurt privacy, but …
The author of the Patriot Act on Sunday continued his criticism of the National Security Agency’s widespread …
Wisconsin Republican Representative Jim Sensenbrenner is about the farthest thing you can be from a civil libertarian, but as the author of one of the most draconian expansions of United States surveillance power, even Sensenbrenner this …
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.), one of the authors of the Patriot Act, said in a Thursday letter to …
Take a minute to let that sink in. “As the author of the Patriot Act, I am extremely troubled by the FBI’s interpretation …
Sensenbrenner, the lead author of the Patriot Act ... Thom Tillis of North Carolina -- cited Burr as their ideological guide on the Patriot Act and NSA surveillance. "When Richard Burr tells me it goes too far, I think about that," Graham told …
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The U.S. government contends that the bulk collection of U.S. phone records is authorized by section 215 of the PATRIOT Act. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI), the author of the original USA PATRIOT Act, disagrees. In a amicus brief filed in …
The author of the Patriot Act said Thursday that a secret program under which the Obama administration was collecting phone records from millions of Americans is "excessive" and beyond the scope of the law. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R …
In one of the most prominent legal challenges to government intelligence gathering since the Edward Snowden disclosures, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a lawsuit against four top Obama Administration officials. The case, …
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, the main author of the original Patriot Act, wrote an op-ed in 2013 explaining the NSA bulk …