Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan tried to attach an amendment to the Department of Defense funding bill for 2014 which would have limited the government’s authority to collect our telephone records. The amendment failed but not by much; the episode highlights the debate. Continue reading
Part 3 of the continuing resolution followed by a history of Trailblazer and ThinThread, the NSA’s spying programs.
*Forward to 28:20 to hear the Trailblazer vs. Thinthread (NSA spying) story* Continue reading