Lawmakers Propose End To NSA's Phone Data Collection

Law360 (March 29, 2019, 8:38 PM EDT) -- A bipartisan group of lawmakers has introduced a bill that would end the National Security Agency’s mass collection of phone data.

Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Reps. Justin Amash, R-Mich., and Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., on Thursday introduced The Ending Mass Collection of Americans’ Phone Records Act.

The bill would end the mass phone data collection of American citizens and take away the NSA’s authority to restart it.

“This bill permanently stops one of the sprawling surveillance state's most intrusive overreaches and is the first step in a movement to reclaim the constitutional liberties sacrificed by the overreaching...

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