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Taming 'Big Brother'

Taming 'Big Brother'

A week after a federal appeals court ruled that the National Security Agency's bulk data collection program was unconstitutional, the Obama administration is urging Congress to approve legislation that would put new limitations on the agency's power to track the private phone calls and emails of millions of Americans. The USA Freedom Act, a version of which passed the House on Wednesday and which the Senate is expected to vote on soon, would rein in some of the most serious abuses of the massive government spying program while continuing to allow the agency to target the communications of suspected terrorist networks. We urge senators to approve the legislation. The vote comes as...

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