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Wyden cites contradiction in eavesdropping answer

June 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON One of the staunchest critics of government surveillance programs said Tuesday that the national intelligence director did not give him a straight answer last March when he asked whether the National Security Agency collects any data on millions of Americans. Continue Reading

What’s the problem with PRISM?

June 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON When the federal government went looking for phone numbers tied to terrorists, it grabbed the records of just about everyone in America. Why every phone number? Continue Reading