Now several Congress members are actually attempting to revise the act to make it more transparent and specific. This just shows the need for more transparency in the NSA. According to Congressman Jim …
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The former head of the NSA may say that the agency isn’t spying on the vast majority of Americans, but the author of the Patriot Act says it is a “big deal” for this to occur. Former deputy director Cedric Leighton, in …
Michael Chertoff, co-author of the Patriot Act, a set of laws that provided the US government ... They are now pursuing what has been labelled “front door” access. NSA director Michael S. Rogers told the Washington …
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The original author of the Patriot Act says the government's "excessive ... investigation as required by the Act?" Sensenbrenner's remarks came a day after London's Guardian newspaper revealed the National Security
The Guardian reports: The conservative Republican who co-authored America’s Patriot Act is preparing to unveil bipartisan legislation that would dramatically curtail the domestic surveillance powers it gives to intelligence …
The relationship between the NSA and the telecommunications industry goes back decades, says Tim Shorrock, author of "Spies for Hire." - Harrison/Topical Press Agency/Getty Images On Sunday night Section 215 of the …
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Submitted by Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In an interesting twist of irony, one of the Congressman most instrumental in the destruction of civil liberties in these United States due to his authorship of the Patriot
Sensenbrenner, a former chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, is pushing the USA Freedom Act, which would limit the NSA’s power, tighten oversight and end the bulk collection of phone records. He was the …
said Wednesday that within the next few days he plans to introduce this new legislation to combat his old legislation, taking back some of the power given to the National Security Agency by the Patriot Act. In an …