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Obama Phone Records

Obama Expected To Endorse Surveillance Reform

AP | JULIE PACE and KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is expected to endorse changes to the way the government collects millions of Americans' phone records for ...

Obama Hints NSA Phone Records Program May Change

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama suggested Friday that he may be ready to make some changes in the bulk collection of Americans' phone recor...

Michael McAuliff

Reid Blames Lawmakers For Lack Of Knowledge On NSA Surveillance | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) chastised lawmakers on Tuesday for claiming they had not been briefed on the National Securit...

Ask Your NSA

Marty Kaplan | Posted 08.10.2013 | Comedy
Marty Kaplan

Dear NSA, It turns out that our handyman has been looking at gay porn on my laptop. Is there a way to correct your records? Name Withheld, Washington, D.C.

Sam Stein

Congress, White House Point Fingers In Snooping Scandal | Sam Stein | Posted 06.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Revelations of massive data mining by the National Security Agency have prompted a blame game between the White House and Congress over ...

Obama Administration Refining Cyber Offense Stance

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is refining its use of offensive cyber operations to counter evolving threats of electronic assaults again...

Luke Johnson

Obama Defends NSA Programs, Says Congress Knew About Surveillance | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday forcefully defended revelations that the National Security Agency is collecting phone records and elect...

Phone Program Declassified After Outrage

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and DONNA CASSATA | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Moving to tamp down a public uproar spurred by the disclosure of two secret surveillance programs, the nation's top intelligence officia...

Obama Continues Controversial Bush Policies

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Five years into his presidency, Barack Obama presides over a national security apparatus that in many ways still resembles the one ...

Howard Fineman

Dare I Make A Phone Call | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration's surveillance of tens of millions of Verizon phone calls is questionable at best and illegal at worst, a top p...

Judge Who Signed Off On Phone Records Made Another Sweeping Decision

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Roger Vinson, the federal judge who approved the Obama administration's secret collection of telephone records of millions of Verizon cu...