POLITICS
11/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Patriot Act Changes: Congress Weighs Extension, Changes

Reporting from Washington - The Patriot Act -- a favorite tool in the George W. Bush administration's fight against terrorism -- may be renamed later this year as the Justice Act. But the law itself, including its controversial provisions that gave FBI agents more leeway to search computers and bank records, is likely to survive, albeit with some changes to limit who can be searched.

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