author of the Patriot Act, 9/11 Commissioner Jamie Gorelick and Rabbi Elliot Dorff of the University of Judaism. Gorelick said the president had yet to prove the effectiveness of the Patriot Act and other controversial national security
With Russia-related “news reports” dominating the headlines, ending the career of Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn and ... not to sympathize with …
Following 9/11, the U.S. government adopted some controversial new tactics intended to prevent future terrorist attacks, including warrantless eavesdropping on Americans' phone calls, secret demands for records under the Patriot Act, and …
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Analysis: Would losing the Patriot Act harm counterterrorism? The first and most controversial of those provisions was Section 215, which allowed the National Security Agency (NSA) to collect and store bulk telephone metadata on …
The White House has said it would consider congressional calls to review the Patriot Act after conceding that revelations ... has been cited as the legal basis for the National Security Agency scouring billions of ordinary US telephone …
Rather than extend Patriot Act provisions, Congress should pursue meaningful NSA surveillance reform to protect our Bill of Rights and our tech industry. Steve Stokes, independent candidate in California Rather than extend Patriot Act
... nation's intelligence-collection efforts during a stop in the early presidential voting state of New Hampshire this month. .@ChrisChristie on NSA, PATRIOT Act: 'I don't believe it's a privacy issue, it's a national security issue" …
This past weekend saw Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other proponents of the national security state fail in their bid ... freedoms that our own government is having. Let the Patriot Act expire. Let us face our challenges and …