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President Barack Obama announced new measures Friday to increase transparency and reform the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court amid growing concerns over the National Security Agency's widespread surveillance programs.
But despite his embrace of reforms, the president had little sympathy for Snowden when asked if the former government contractor
What characterizes American government today is not so much dysfunctional politics as it is ruthlessly contrived governance carried out behind the entertaining, distracting and disingenuous curtain of political theater.
The details of that and other rulings about how FISA laws are actually being interpreted remain secret. Sen. Jeff Merkley
Yet Barack Obama has been mostly silent as the House caved into White House demands for more surveillance power this week