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Congress’s 2020 FISA Reform Fight, Explained

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Can the government track American citizens without a warrant? Should politicians and religious leaders have legal representation in decisions as to whether to surveil them or not. These are the questions that are emerging in the reconciliation debate currently being heard in the House of Representatives.

Surveilling FISA: The Congressional FISA Renewal Debate Explained

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Congress is currently debating how to renew three operations in the FISA program. The bill that was just passed by the house and is up for a vote in the Senate has several reforms to the surveillance program. Here is exactly what’s happening.