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. …
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The author of the Patriot Act on Sunday continued his criticism of the National Security Agency’s …
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The author of the Patriot Act announced his latest plans to work to defund the NSA’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone and Internet records to an audience in Washington on Wednesday. After months of gaining …
On Veteran’s Day, US House representative Jim Sesenbrenner was in Brussels, Belgium, testifying before the European Parliament at the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice, and Home Affairs about the ongoing abuse …
During a House Judiciary Committee hearing on FISA, Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI) slammed the Obama Administration’s interpretation of the Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act, which allows intelligence and law …
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 …
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI) penned a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday in response to the …
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The one-time cham­pi­on of grant­ing the in­tel­li­gence com­munity more sur­veil­lance au­thor­ity is re­doub­ling ef­forts to pass his spy­ing re­form bill amid rev­el­a­tions the NSA in­ten­tion­ally spied on Amer­ic­ans through ...
Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., the author and primary sponsor of the USA PATRIOT Act, announced Wednesday that he would introduce legislation, the USA FREEDOM Act, to end the National Security
“I do not believe the released FISA [Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act] order is consistent with the requirements of the Patriot Act. How could the phone records of so many innocent Americans be relevant to an authorized …