533Dec 11, 2013
Oversight of Surveillance Agencies
Leaders from the National Security Agency (NSA), FBI, and the Justice Department testified at an oversight hearing of government surveillance entities. Among the topics they addressed were data ...
404Nov 19, 2013
National Security Agency Surveillance and Intelligence Gathering
Representative James Sensenbrenner (R-WI), gave the keynote address at a Georgetown University Law Center discussion on proposed changes by Congress to National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance ...
499Nov 13, 2013
Surveillance Transparency Act
Witnesses testified on legislation, the Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013, that would increase openness to the public of National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs. Senior Obama ...
1,121Nov 4, 2013
Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, Morning Hearing
The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board held a public hearing in the Mayflower Hotel on possible changes to the National Security Agency’s (NSA) data collection programs. The ...
1,885Nov 4, 2013
Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, First Afternoon Hearing
The first afternoon session of Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board public hearing on possible changes to the National Security Agency’s (NSA) data collection programs addressed the ...
1,322Jul 31, 2013
Government Surveillance Programs and Privacy
Deputy heads from the FBI, National Security Agency, (NSA) and Justice Department testified on the Obama administration’s use of the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) to gather ...
478Jul 19, 2013
NSA Data Collection and Surveillance Oversight
Robert Litt talked about privacy, technology, and national security in a speech in which he defended National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs. Topics included executive powers ...
1,580Jul 17, 2013
NSA Data Collection and Surveillance Oversight, Panel 1
The House Judiciary Committee held an unclassified hearing on the Obama administration’s use of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) revealed by former National Security Agency (NSA) ...
3,766Jun 18, 2013
National Security Agency Data Collection Programs
Senior government officials involved with the National Security Agency (NSA) testified on the organization’s Internet and phone record data collection practices. They gave extensive ...
254Nov 12, 2009
Executive Branch Perspective on National Security Law
Government lawyers spoke about international law and national security policy. Among the topics they addressed were the closure of the Guantanamo Bay detention facility, collection and use of ...
255Oct 27, 2009
The subcommittee heard testimony regarding the intelligence community�s practices, policies, and procedures as they relate to congressional notification of intelligence activities.