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Nsa Surveillance Terrorism

What Monitoring Your Phone Records Has to Do With Fighting Terrorism

Leslie Harris | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics
Leslie Harris

How did the phone records of all Americans become relevant to a terrorism investigation? It all goes back to changes to the law made in the PATRIOT Act and subsequent interpretations of the law by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court that go far beyond what Congress had in mind.

Michael McAuliff

NSA Boss Says Surveillance Has Disrupted Dozens Of Terror Plots | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The head of the National Security Agency, Gen. Keith Alexander, defended his agency's surveillance of millions of Americans' Internet an...