That program, along with three other counterterror tools used by the NSA and FBI, expired at 12:01 a.m. Monday. Along with
WASHINGTON -- After two weeks of explosive tension, controversial portions of the USA Patriot Act died a slow, albeit temporary
A Lofgren spokesman confirmed that the meeting took place Thursday, just a day before President Barack Obama's scheduled
The National Security Agency has told Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) that it can not answer his question about whether it collects information on members of Congress because doing so would violate the law.
Sanders had written Alexander in early January to ask if the NSA has or is currently spying "on members of Congress or other
President Barack Obama met with 16 members of Congress for more than an hour at the White House on Thursday to discuss surveillance reforms, just days before he is to disclose changes he wants in response to leaker Edward Snowden's revelations.
"But he's not yet finished with that, and he is still soliciting input, which he did today," Carney added. Even after a report
NSA’s authorities to collect signals intelligence data include procedures that protect the privacy of U.S. persons. Such
Good old George can stop spinning in his grave. Yes, our most heroic general and inspiring president, who warned us in his farewell address "to guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism." It's an alert that's been ignored in the nation's hysterical reaction to the attacks of 9/11.
Polls say Americans are concerned about National Security Agency surveillance. According to a progressive group's survey