The Patriot Act was rushed through Congress 14 years ago amid the obvious fear following 9/11. Since then, particularly since Edward Snowden’s revelations of invasion of privacy by the National Security Agency, the wisdom of the Patriot
I'm not a fan of the Patriot Act. I don't like the NSA spying. I don't like the idea of …
Remember the Patriot Act? The NSA certainly does. But Congress, in its efforts to appear outraged and shocked over …
The NSA can no longer collect phone records in bulk as it was allowed to do before that provision of the post-911 Patriot Act expired, and instead requires telecoms to store the records. The government can still access those records, but …
Many of us have differing views on exactly what reforms must be included in any bill reauthorizing USA PATRIOT Act
The FBI's use of the Patriot Act to collect hotel, travel, credit card, banking and other business records in national security investigations would also be extended under the House bill. Law enforcement officials say the collection of …
No more national security letters to spy on citizens who are not suspected of a crime. No more tracking citizens who do nothing more than protest a misguided war.” See it for yourself on YouTube (enter “Obama protests Patriot Act”). But …
The House passed that bill overwhelmingly. It extends the three expiring Patriot Act provisions another four years but stops the National Security Agency's massive collection of Americans' phone records. Majority Leader Mitch …
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A campaign has been set up by more than 30 civil liberties organisations in an attempt to bring an end to a controversial section of the Patriot Act that allows the NSA and FBI to conduct suspicionless mass surveillance. Section 215 of the …
On a different show, the commentator explained how the NSA collects billions of bits of information ... It’s something to consider with Congress currently hammering out revisions to the Patriot Act that could end the government’s mass …