Lawmakers Say Feds Whitewashed NSA's Tabs On Congress

Law360, New York (February 13, 2014, 3:08 PM EST) -- House lawmakers on Wednesday accused a deputy U.S. attorney general of misrepresenting the way the federal government collects information on members of Congress.

Reps. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., sent a letter to Deputy Attorney General James Cole saying his Feb. 4 testimony at a House Judiciary Committee hearing about the National Security Agency's collection of information on members Congress was not accurate and asking him to "provide clarification for the record."

“In your testimony, you indicated that the administration would...
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