Paul’s position on the Patriot Act puts him at sharp odds with his rivals for the Republican nomination. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush called the National Security Agency’s data collection program important for protecting the nation’s security ...
the co-author with Craig of the Senate version of the bill. "I think it should give pause to the leadership as to whether or not they should go forward with [the drafted proposals] in the Patriot Act ... and to issue national security letters that ...
“As the author of the Patriot Act, I am extremely troubled by the F.B.I.’s interpretation of this legislation,” he said in a statement. “While I believe the Patriot Act appropriately balanced national security concerns and civil rights, I have ...
PHILADELPHIA — As his fellow Republican Kentucky senator ... His position on the Patriot Act puts him at sharp …
the chief author of the Patriot Act renewal, has introduced a new measure “to provide ... an individual provide the FBI with the name of a lawyer consulted about a National Security Letter, which is a demand for records issued by investigators.
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 …
On Aug. 16, “The New York Times” revealed in a front-page story that telecom giant AT&T has been cooperating intimately with the top secret National Security Agency (NSA ... The renewal of the Patriot Act, initially passed shortly after the …