Newly declassified files from the FISA court reveal that the NSA has repeatedly broken the rules with no remorse. Aside from the issue of privacy, this is also an issue of economy, says Jim Sensenbrenner, the author of the Patriot Act, the …
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, …
The chief author of the Patriot Act has filed court papers in support of a lawsuit seeking to stop the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of records, saying that the Obama administration is going far beyond what he intended when …
The National Security Agency failed to report privacy violations ... and is the former chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. He is the primary author the Patriot Act.
The original author of the Patriot Act is slamming ... Tom Cotton, R-Ark., to extend the National Security Agency's bulk metadata collection program authorized under the Patriot Act. Cotton has proposed legislation to extend the program …
"Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner, who worked with president George W. Bush to give more power to US intelligence agencies after the September 11 terrorist attacks, said the intelligence community had misused those powers by …
Sensenbrenner wrote to Holder that the authors of the Patriot Act "found an appropriate balance" between national security and constitutional rights. But he "has always worried about potential abuses of the Act." He concluded by issuing a …
Obama's National Intelligence Director, James Clapper, blatantly lied to Congress last Spring when in response to a …
In a Congressional committee hearing, the author of the Patriot Act threatened to orchestrate a movement to not ... The bulk data collection program is unbounded in its scope. The NSA is gathering on a daily basis the details of every call …
The National Security Agency failed to report privacy violations ... and is the former chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. He is the primary author the Patriot Act.