National Security


Mon June 17, 2013


Mon June 17, 2013
The Two-Way

'Guardian': Documents Show Britain, U.S. Spied At World Summits

Originally published on Mon June 17, 2013 9:36 am

A young girl holds up a cutout image of Edward Snowden's face at the start of a rally in support of the NSA leaker over the weekend in Hong Kong.
Jessica Hromas Getty Images

The Edward Snowden saga continues: Last night, citing classified documents leaked by the former Booz Allen Hamilton employee, The Guardian newspaper reported that the United States and the United Kingdom spied on their allies during the 2009 G-20 global summit meetings in England.

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Thu June 13, 2013
The Two-Way

4 Exchanges You Should Listen To About NSA Surveillance

Originally published on Wed April 9, 2014 9:12 pm

FBI Director Robert Mueller is sworn in on on Capitol Hill in Washington, on Thursday.
J. Scott Applewhite AP
  • Mueller Responds To Nadler
  • Mueller Explains Importance Of Program
  • Mueller Explains Relation To Fourth Amendment
  • Mueller Responds To Collins


Wed June 12, 2013
It's All Politics

NSA Surveillance Fails To Rile Congress

Originally published on Wed June 12, 2013 5:44 pm

The National Security Agency's headquarters in Fort Meade, Md.
NSA Reuters/Landov

President Obama says he welcomes a debate about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs. So far, there's not much sign of one happening, at least on Capitol Hill.

Leading members of Congress remain largely supportive of the effort to "protect America," as some senators have characterized broad tracking of Internet and phone activity.

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Wed June 12, 2013
The Two-Way

Three Exchanges You Should Listen To About NSA Surveillance

U.S. Army Gen. Keith Alexander, commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, director of the National Security Agency (NSA), testifies during a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on Wednesday.
Mark Wilson Getty Images

Gen. Keith Alexander, the director of the National Security Agency, received a public grilling by members of the Senate Appropriations Committee on Wednesday.

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