The House passed a gutted version of an NSA reform bill on Thursday, shifting the dimming hopes for change this year to the Senate.
Support from House leadership and key liberal Democrats like Reps. John Conyers (Mich.) and Jerrold Nadler (N.Y.) assured
Simply by assuming the agency is making full use of its powers within the legal constraints it has been given, Mayer has
The NSA, for its part, has rejected the suggestion that the collection of metadata on American phone calls and emails really
"Never before has the government attempted a program of dragnet surveillance on this scale," warned Alexander Abdo, a staff