Micallef is a best-selling military history and world affairs author, and keynote speaker ... political drama over funding the government have an impact on …
Last week, The New York Times reported on a US intelligence operation that tried to "recover" cyber-weapons developed by the NSA and stolen from them ... such as …
Republicans and Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein are already going on record calling for the prosecution of NSA leaker Edward Snowden. Patriot Act defenders Republican Rep. Mike Rogers and Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein …
This "cybersecurity" bill could now end up being a next-generation "cyber Patriot Act" that further expands the NSA’s surveillance powers, just two-and-a-half years after Snowden’s revelations exposed the mass surveillance being …
The National Security Agency's (NSA) claim that the Patriot Act allowed bulk data collection of Americans' private phone data is a false one, according to the main author of that law, Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis. Data mining of …
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, the main author of the original Patriot Act, wrote an op-ed in 2013 explaining the NSA bulk …
For example, after the Congress’s inaction recently allowed sections of the Patriot Act to lapse ... government information and then pardon him. This author did some congressional oversight of the NSA prior to 9/11. Back then, the US …
Over the weekend, three provisions of the Patriot Act expired thanks to ... “On a matter as critical as our national security, individual Senators must put aside their partisan motivations and act swiftly. The American people deserve …
Image via AP. Contact the author at gabrielle@gawker.com. Technically, three key provisions of the Patriot Act governing what data the NSA can collect and how expired tonight after Rand Paul bested Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell …
A showdown in the U.S. Senate over the extension of the Patriot Act this week revealed divisions among the GOP on a core policy issue of national security – in particular ... are solely those of each individual author.