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The privacy concerns at the heart of the FISA renewal debate

  • Aired: 01/12/2018
  • 07:49
  • Rating: NR
The House of Representatives voted to reauthorize a key provision of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, which U.S. intelligence agencies say is critical to collecting communications from overseas. But the complex issue has sparked some heated debate and seemingly contradictory tweets from the president. Judy Woodruff learns more from Susan Hennessey of Lawfare.
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The privacy concerns at the heart of the FISA renewal debate
The privacy concerns at the heart of the FISA renewal debate
Sacrificing privacy for protection in new legislation on overseas monitoring.
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